90s nostalgia has become a growing trend lately and it fits the Backstreet Boys like a glove. Indeed, the group was formed in 1993 in Florida by five guys and became popular just 3 years...Leggi altro→
Parliamo questo mese di uno dei film che viene sempre riproposto durante le feste: It’s a wonderful life. Colgo l’occasione per augurarvi Merry Christmas!
More than 70 years after its release, It’s a wonderful life is...Leggi altro→
Parliamo questo mese delle elezioni statunitensi di metà mandato, che si terranno il 6 Novembre.
The 2018 US elections are called midterm because they take place in the middle of President Trump’s term. Normally the President’s...Leggi altro→
Parliamo questo mese della penicillina, scoperta 90 anni fa.
We have to thank a serendipitous accident on a messy lab bench for one of the first antibiotics that forever changed medical history. Indeed, in returning from...Leggi altro→
Dieting books became common in the 20th century and before the 1900s there were very few books that talked about food regimens. One of the first recorded is called The art of living long and...Leggi altro→
Parliamo questo mese di Meghan Markle, che da maggio entra a far parte della famiglia reale inglese.
Since the announcement of her engagement with Prince Harry, Meghan Markle has been one of the most talked-about women...Leggi altro→
Parliamo questo mese di una tradizione legata al Giovedì Santo in Inghilterra. We saw last year that Maundy Thursday is the name for the first day of the Triduum. In the UK, the Royal Maundy Service...Leggi altro→
Parliamo questo mese del sistema di uno dei linguaggi di programmazione più usati nel mondo: Python.
In december 1989, during the Christmas holidays, Dutch programmer Guido Van Rossum, 33 years old, had some time on his...Leggi altro→
Parliamo questo mese del sistema di polizia americano
While in Europe centralized police systems are the norm, that is not the case in the US. Indeed, each level of government can choose to have its own...Leggi altro→
The 19th of June 1978 a new comic strip appeared in 21 American newspapers. Its characters were Garfield, a large cat with an orange fur and Jon, its owner. The creator of the strip was...Leggi altro→