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Archaeobotany: who brought fruit trees to Sardinia?
Studies conducted by the University of Cagliari produced new data concerning nutrition and growing of the first fruit trees, probably brought to the island by Phoenicians and Punics between 500 and...
Publication date 06/21/2018
Source UNICA
Nefertiti’s chamber does not exist
Nefertiti’s secret chamber does not exist and the queen’s legend is therefore buried inside Tutankhamun’s tomb: this announcement by the Egyptian Antiquities Ministry, following studies...
Publication date 06/13/2018
Base isolation, an idea from the past
It is possible to reduce the impact of earthquakes on buildings by up to 80% by using highly deformable seismic isolation devices in the horizontal direction.
Publication date 06/11/2018
Source ENEA
IndaginiXImmagini, archaeology on display in Padua
A photo exhibition was inaugurated in Padua which presents to the public the first results of STEMPA - Excavation, remote sensing, study of materials and landscape of the Asiago plateau.
Publication date 06/05/2018
Source UNIPD
In search of the stones of the Dragon in Armenia
The Dragon Stones Archaeological Project is the name of the project started in 2012 to analyze the megalithic steles found on the Armenian mountains.
Publication date 05/24/2018
Source UNIVE
UNIPD for the restoration of the city’s hidden masterpieces
Museo Diocesano and the Cultural Heritage Office of the Diocese of Padua have launched the new edition of “Mi sta a cuore”, the crowdfunding campaign for the restoration and promotion of art...
Publication date 05/18/2018
Source UNIPD
Saqqara, where 3D techniques come to the aid of archaeology
The 3D Survey Group, a research team of the Polytechnic University of Milan involved in investigations on cultural heritage by means of 3D modelling applications and techniques, is currently carrying out...
Publication date 05/17/2018
AIAC 2018: a panel on Greek coroplastic craft
Antonella Pautasso, a researcher of IBAM CNR, based in Catania, will participate in the International Congress of Classical Archaeology – AIAC 2018, which will take place in Cologne and Bonn from...
Publication date 05/14/2018
Univerity of Turin: an alliance to preserve urban art
Universities, companies, restorers and artists will work together in the European project CAPuS - Conservation of Art in Public Spaces, coordinated by the University of Turin, Italian leader of a...
Publication date 04/26/2018
Source UNITO
The Sahara was green and populated
The Sapienza University of Rome has coordinated an international research team that, using an innovative DNA sequencing technique, has reconstructed the evolutionary path of the human species on the African...
Publication date 03/15/2018
Source Sapienza Università di Roma
Two new IBAM-CNR research projects in South America and Greece
The Joint Laboratory of Pre-Hispanic Archaeological Science and the Joint Italy-Greece Archaeological Laboratory will soon be established. The two projects are funded by the Institute for Archaeological...
Publication date 03/12/2018
Source CNR
Footprints of children who lived 700,000 years ago discovered
A team of researchers from Sapienza University of Rome discovered the footsteps of children who lived around 700,000 years ago during excavations in Ethiopia funded by Sapienza University and the Ministry...
Publication date 03/08/2018
Source Sapienza Università di Roma