Rocky extrasolar planet discovered

Has been identified in February this year, the smallest extrasolar planet ever discovered and fast (figure a reconstruction of Corot-7b).
The discovery was made by the Corot satellite, a collaboration between the French Space Agency (CNES) and European Space Agency (ESA). The planet, named Corot-7b, is located in the constellation Monoceros (Unicorn) at a distance [...]

The ranking of top managers second Fortune

The American magazine Fortune has published on its website its annual ranking on the 2009, the top 50 managers worldwide.
First place on the standings confirms Cynthia Carroll, CEO of Anglo American. In second place is Gail Kelly, Managing Director and CEO of Westpac, Australia's largest bank. In third place [...]

An Italian on two not navigate on internet

Almost one in two non-Italian surf on the internet, is the result of the investigation Nielsen Separated at home: Italians between culture and technology "developed for the permanent observatory on digital content.
The number of Italians who are connected to the network is greatly increased over the past two years, rising from 23 million to 28 million, but 45% [...]

Weapons, Italy second world sales

According to a report by the United States Congress in 2008 Italy was the second world sales of weapons.
The United States continued in 2008, the top arms supplier to the world, followed, at a great distance, from Italy which has passed the Russians. Sales of Italian armies in 2008 the figure reached [...]

Taxes, 7800 per year for every Italian

According to a study by the CGIA Mestre weight tax (made of only taxes and charges) on almost every Italian is equal to 7800 euros, 7777 euros to be precise. While in Germany the share per capita reaches Euro 7052 and the countries of the euro in France alone, the tax burden is more [...]

Space Station passes in front of the Moon

In the video below, taken in recent days, you can see the space station orbiting the Moon passes

Another recent video documenting the passage of the space station before the moon is as follows

Here are some videos that document the transit of the Space Station before the Sun

Bioschok 2 multiplayer video

Released by 2K Games, the first official trailer for Bioshock 2 Multiplayer

the release of Bioshock 2 is scheduled for the first half of 2010.

Serie A standings engagements, the one that spends the most inter

According to a survey published today by the Gazzetta dello Sport Mount gross salary for the Serie A season has just begun (2009/2010) is 840.4 million euros. The highest paid player in Serie A, after the death of Ibrahimovic, who earned 13 million euros a year, is the newly Eto'o who buy whole [...]

Unemployment records in Europe in July

According to a report released by Eurostat, the unemployment rate in the euro area (EU-16) in July stood at 9.5%, up from 9.4% in June, and up from 7.5% in July 2008. The unemployment rate in EU countries (EU-27) in the month of July stood [...]

70 years ago the Second World War

Seventy years ago, on September 1939, Germany invaded Poland, starting the Second World War. In the months before the outbreak of war Hitler's Germany had signed the Pact of Steel with Italy, May 22, 1939, and the non-aggression pact (the Molotov-Ribbentropp) with the Soviet Union, August 23 1939, [...]