Sturdy yet light, with its typical red color it made the cupola of Firenze’s duomo unique in the world: this isthe terracotta dell’Impruneta, a small village only a stone throw away from Tuscany’s capital. Jars, vases, tiles, shingles, all baked for two days at 900 degree Celsius to become incredibly resistant to cold and heatthanks to the clay and...

After launching in January 2017, the Italian Trade Commission and Cosmetica Italia are hosting a second year of its “Beauty Made in Italy” program. The program works as a launch pad for established and emerging Italian brands to gain exposure in the U.S. market. While Italy is the sixth largest exporter of beauty products to the U.S., according to...

Calabria, more specifically the area of Rada dei Giunchi, holds the world record for the production of bergamot. Here, a temperate-tropical and humid microclimate has supported cultures since 1750. Bergamot is a peculiar citrus fruit, both for its origins and genesis.  Some think it comes from lemons or limes, but bitter oranges are more likely to...

The Concorso Ferrari 2018 was held Sunday, April 22 in Old Town Pasadena, California. This marked the 11th year that the Ferrari Club of America — Southwest Region organized and hosted their annual signature event. Also known as Ferraris on Colorado, the event showcased over 140 of the finest vintage and contemporary Ferraris — which lined three bl...

Ben sette utenti di internet su dieci identificano la parola “blockchain” col mondo delle criptovalute – leggi bitcoin – e dei servizi finanziari. In realtà si tratta di due concetti totalmente differenti, seppure collegati: i bitcoin sono infatti un tipo di criptomoneta, cioè una moneta virtuale, mentre la blockchain è la tecnologia sottostante ai...

Italy and the United States enjoy a robust trade relationship, bolstered in part by ties that go back decades. The U.S. is Italy’s third-largest export market and a major trade partner related to intellectual property. Still, as Italy’s economic recovery gains momentum, experts say opportunities abound for increased collaboration between the countr...

L’ONCOLOGIA pediatrica è una delle eccellenze italiane. Come dimostra la presenza di uno studio europeo, coordinato dall’Italia, fra quelli selezionati per essere presentati alla stampa durante il più importante congresso di oncologia a livello mondiale, quello dell’American Society of Cancer Oncology di Chicago. Qui Gianni Bisogno, dell’Università...

It was sometime in 1966 when Hugo Montenegro went into an RCA studio with some session musicians on a Saturday to do a cover of the theme from “The Good, the Bad and the Ugly,” Italian director Sergio Leone’s third installment of his “Dollars Trilogy” of spaghetti westerns. All three of the films had been scored by the prolific Italian composer Enn...

“Trump tra incentivi fiscali e dazi: il mercato USA è ancora un’opportunità?”. È stato questo l’eloquente titolo della Tavola Rotonda svoltasi giovedì 24 Maggio a Como, presso la sede di Espansione TV e del Corriere di Como (sezione comasca del Corriere della Sera). Una domanda a bruciapelo, diretta e impegnativa come non mai. La risposta, dopo che...

Next year ESA astronaut Luca Parmitano is returning to the International Space Station for his second mission and he will be acting as commander of the weightless research outpost during the second part of his flight. Luca was the first of ESA’s astronauts selected in 2009 to fly to the Space Station in 2013 and stayed for 166 days. On his Volare m...