E-Talian

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Exploring Italy's industrial and manufacturing heritage.



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The resurgence of the Alfa-Romeo brand continues as the auto legend announces a return to F1 in a partnership with Sauber.This is great news given Alfa's long and rich racing tradition. It never felt right they were not involved in racing. The base r...

Trump makes good on reversing Obama era freeze on off shore oil drilling with the approval of Italian oil company ENI. Federal regulators approved ENI to begin the project in Federal waters in the Arctic ocean off Alaska. ...

Alfa-Romeo is legend.

In keeping with the spirit I outlined in the last post, it's worth mentioning from time to time the work of Italians in the field of science.Francesco Redi is one such person.The interesting aspect of Redi's role in science - using a controlled envir...

Not sure, if this will be a reoccurring feature but I'd like to explore a little more the role of the Roman Catholic Church in the development of Western science. Catholicism, of all the organized religions, was possibly the most energetic and commit...

Nice run down of a group of designers keeping the Italian automotive design heritage and legacy alive from Automobile magazine.Staying with Automobile magazine here's a compilation of their 25 best car designers in history.Where seven Italians plus t...

Like so many dedicated fans of the Azzurri, I was left disappointed (but not surprised) by their inability to qualify for the World Cup. In fact, I admit I never thought I'd see this day. Sure, poor performances happen but not to not qualify?It's act...