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Art restoration in Italy: a photographic reportage in L’Aquila after the earthquake - Placing the Bedeschini’s painting “Il miracolo della vera croce” in a new room of the labs.

from Medium

The Aftershocks

The Aftershocks - Seven of Italy’s top scientists were convicted of manslaughter following a catastrophic quake. Has the country criminalized science? ... : Matter - Medium - 8/25/14 #gif #earthquake_gif

107 A judge sentenced six Italian seismologists and a former government official to six years in prison over the deadly 6 April 2009 earthquake in L’Aquila; the seven defendants were found guilty of manslaughter for not alerting the public to the 6.3 magnitude; the tremor killed 309 people, injured thousands, and destroyed cities and villages in the affected region; scientists, alarmed by the......Read…

from Live Science

L'Aquila Earthquake Gallery: A Day of Destruction

L'Aquila Earthquake Gallery: A Day of Destruction | Italy Earthquakes & Abruzzo Temblor | Earthquake Destruction in Photos | LiveScience

HISTORIC CENTER OF L’AQUILA ~ HISTORIC CENTER OF L’AQUILA ~ Flourishing in the 14th and 15th century's, the majority of the city center buildings were destroyed in the 2009 earthquake. Most buildings are still red-tagged