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WANGARI MUTA MAATHAI

Donna di Scienza, festival, FestivalScienza, Woman Scientist of the Day

Ihithe, 1940 – Nairobi, 2011

Kenyan environmentalist and activist. In 2004 she was the first African woman to receive the Nobel Peace Prize. She was a Kenyan parliamentarian and Assistant Minister for Environment and Natural Resources in the government of President Mwai Kibaki, between January 2003 and November 2005.

Wangari Muta Maathai was presented by students Elena Cabras and Bianca Nioteni from the Pacinotti Scientific High School, Cagliari.

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Contaminating

The theme and dates for the XVII edition of the Cagliari FestivalScienza have been announced: CONTAMINATING. In Cagliari from 7 to 12 November 2024, in

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LUCIANA NISSIM MOMIGLIANO

Torino, 1919 – Milano, 1998 Pediatrician, psychoanalyst, partisan and former deportee from the Nazi concentration camps. Despite being from a Jewish family, he managed to

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CHIEN-SHIUNG WU

Shangai, 1912 – New York, 1997 Chinese physicist, she carried out his research activity mainly in the United States. She participated in the Manhattan project

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