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Jan. 2, 2018

Women and science

For long centuries scientific knowledge was almost exclusively the prerogative of men and effectively barred to women. It was only from the second half of the 19th century, in other words since the time when women began to be granted the possibility of access to higher education – it is enough to recall that only in 1867 did the l’École Polytechnique in Zurich, in advance in comparision with si...

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Women and science

For long centuries scientific knowledge was almost exclusively the prerogative of men and effectively barred ...

The path of women in scientific research

Prof. Brisken is a brilliant researcher in the biomedical field, in which she has managed ...

Genius and wisdom

“To hear them talk anyone would think that I escaped from Germany with the atomic ...

A passionate strength

In early November 1911 Marie Curie was the only woman invited by the Belgian industrialist ...

Cicely’s inspiration

Not long ago a group of about 20 Italian experts in palliative treatment, from different ...

Alone against Thalidomide

Between 1957 and 1962 we witnessed on an international scale a dramatic increase in serious ...

The force of prayer against violence

It was the year 451. The spectre of Attila was hovering over Paris. Everyone was ...

Phoebe a woman of luminous charity

Paul concludes his Letter to the Romans, the best-seller that communicates the theological core of ...

A scandal broke

Trafalgar Square, London: it was 2005 when a 15-ton statue of white marble from Pietrasanta, ...

Following the star

Matthew 2:1-12“Jesus was born in Bethlehem”. The good news we hear on the Feast of ...

The island of horrors

The story told by Laura Cini in the documentary Punishment Island is really stomach-churning. In ...

The photographers of the Great War

Photographs taken by women on the front during the Great War: this exhibition, No Man’s ...

The women of Panama

Sharing work experiences, encouraging women’s involvement in different sectors of society, promoting women’s rights at ...

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