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on Radioactivity: this unknown. A chat with the expert

Radioactivity is considered a taboo subject by many people, who fear it and attribute exaggerated risks to it. But it is a natural phenomenon that can be found everywhere: at home, in food, in one's body, even in the air we breathe. Knowing it helps to discuss in a more objective way the problems associated with it.

27 November 2020

An experiment that has solved ancient humankind questions

The Borexino experiment, which has its driving force at the University of Milan, has revealed why and how the Sun and the stars shine. Published on Nature the announcement of the first experimental detection of the nuclear fusion chain called CNO (carbon-nitrogen-oxygen) cycle.

26 November 2020
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