n.8 / April 29, 2013

Museo Galileo for Città della Scienza in Naples
Five weeks after a fire that destroyed Città della Scienza, Museo Galileo joined the chain of solidarity started by other cultural institutions and on April 13th devoted the day's proceeds to the rebuilding of the science centre. If you too want to contribute and learn more...

Never Before Seen: Instruments from Warehouse

Rectangular ivory box carrying a sundial for latitudes 45°, 48°, 51°, and 54° (between northern Italy and the far north of Europe).

Book Reviews on the History of Science
Looking Back (In the Year 1613)

Jean-François Niceron (1613-1646)
Born in Paris, Jean-François Niceron was professor of mathematics in the convent of the Minim friars in Rome (Trinità dei Monti)...

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