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Cervelli in fuga, le destinazioni? Usa, Uk e Brasile

Gli emigranti laureati sembrano essere sovrarappresentati rispetto al loro "peso specifico" nella popolazione italiana. L'indicatore presentato è un …

A New Golden Age in Johannesburg

Celebrated journalist <b>Todd Pitock</b> started his family and effectively his working life in <b>Johannesburg</b>. He left in 1993, but having returned yearly since then, he now realizes that Johannesburg got really good only after it wasn’t his city anymore.<p><b>Here’s his take on the South African city’s new golden</b> …

Yukon Government Opens Vast Wilderness to Mining

Indigenous leaders, conservation groups vow legal challenge.<p>Canada's Yukon Territory announced on Tuesday that it has opened one of the largest unbroken wilderness areas in North America to mining and mineral exploration.<p>The government's decree stunned indigenous leaders, who support a 2011 plan …

Pictures: Peru Park Boasts Highest Diversity of Amphibians and Reptiles

A new survey reveals richest biodiversity, and new species, of amphibians and reptiles in Peru's Manú National Park.<p>The snake <i>Chironius monticola</i> inhabits cloud forests at elevations of 3,300 to 10,500 feet (1,000 to 3,200 meters) in southern Peru's Manú National Park, on the western side of the …

Unlocking Secrets of the Grand Canyon's Age

Rocks from the iconic gorge provide the clues.<p>To the untrained eye, the Grand Canyon might just look like one big hole in the ground. But to some scientists, the American Southwest's iconic gorge is increasingly looking like several ancient canyons of different ages, stitched together by erosion …

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What Do Cats Think About Us? You May Be Surprised

Unlike dogs, our feline friends treat us like other cats, author says.<p>Since cats first got their adorable claws into us about 9,500 years ago, humans have had a love affair with felines.<p>Today more than 80 million cats reside in U.S. homes, with an estimated three cats for every dog on the planet. …

Picture: Giant Black Hole Blasting Holes in Surrounding Galaxy Cluster

Wildlife & Wild Places<p>The black hole (white) sits at the center of the galaxy RX J1532. X-ray image (yellow) courtesy NASA/CXC/Stanford/J. Hlavacek-Larrondo et al. Optical image (purple) courtesy NASA/ESA/STScI/M. Postman & CLASH team<p><b>A giant, supermassive black hole—likely the largest ever</b> …

No Black Holes Exist, Says Stephen Hawking—At Least Not Like We Think

Black holes do not have "event horizons" beyond which there is no return, according to renowned physicist.<p>Black holes do not exist—at least, not as we know them, says renowned physicist Stephen Hawking, potentially provoking a rethink of one of space's most mysterious objects.<p>A new study from …

5 Animals That Are Awesome Architects

Wildlife & Wild Places<p><b>Humans aren’t the only animals that build intricate homes and other structures: The animal kingdom abounds with talented architects.</b><p>From dams to nests to body armor, these feats of animal ingenuity will blow your mind—and perhaps inspire you to get up off that …

Indonesian Sustainable Palm Oil: future fact or farce?

Changing Planet<p>The year 2013 was a pretty good one for the last remaining patches of old forests in the world.<p>Monstrous, forest-chomping companies like Asia Pulp and Paper and their relatives in the palm oil industry, Golden Agri Resources, both made pledges to adopt zero deforestation policies in …

NG Young Explorer Behind the Scenes: The Good, the Bad, and the Unforgettable

<i>National Geographic Young Explorers Grantee Alizé Carrère is researching an innovative method of agricultural adaptation in the Malagasy highlands that has emerged in the face of severe deforestation. Known to locals as “lavaka”, literally meaning “hole”, they are massive erosional gullies that</i> …

Three Dream Stays in South America

Whether you’re exploring the Galápagos or visiting glaciers, South America is just the place to unplug from routine life.<p><b>Consider staying at one of these lodges for a truly unforgettable nature experience:</b><p><i>■</i> <b>Galápagos Safari Camp:</b> Santa Cruz Island, Ecuador <b></b>(<i>from $500, including meals and …

Albino Dolphin: Uncertain Fate Awaits Rare Calf Captured in Japanese Hunt

Vulnerable youngster at risk in captivity, expert says.<p>A rare albino dolphin calf, rounded up in a dolphin hunt off of Japan earlier this month, is now on display at a Japanese whale museum, where experts say its long-term survival is in doubt.<p>The dolphin, a female believed to be less than a year …

Un libro alle Muse: 10 incontri fino ad aprile per rilanciare l'editoria locale

Gli editori della Libreria delle Muse, con la collaborazione della Fondazione Teatro delle Muse, inaugurano, <b>dal 24 gennaio, un programma di</b> …

“Un libro al profumo di tè”, tornano gli incontri a Palazzo Camerata

E' ripresa giovedì 16 gennaio a Palazzo Camerata la rassegna <b>“Un libro al profumo di</b> <b>tè”</b>, organizzata come ogni anno dal Comune di Ancona in …

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