Merry Christmas and Happy New Year 2021 from the 044 Team!

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year 2021 from the 044 Team!

It’s Christmas every time you smile at a brother and hold his hand. It’s Christmas every time you remain silent to listen to the other. It’s Christmas every time you don’t accept those principles that relegate the oppressed to the margins of society. It’s Christmas every time you hope with those who despair in physical and spiritual poverty. It is Christmas whenever you humbly acknowledge your limitations and weakness. “Mother … Read more

Gigi Proietti died on November 2, 2020

Gigi Proietti died on November 2, 2020

Gigi Proietti, actor, comedian, comedian, voice actor, TV presenter, director, singer, artistic director and Italian teacher has left us. More than 20 years have passed since I saw him perform live for the first time in the theater of my hometown. It immediately gave me the impression that in addition to being an incredibly talented professional and artist, he was also endowed with an uncommon humanity. When I watched him … Read more

Sean Connery died on October 30, 2020

Sean Connery died on October 30, 2020

Why does the sun rise and set? And the stars are just pinheads in the cloak of the night? Who knows? What I know is that… Since you were born different… Man will fear you, he will cast you out everywhere, like the people of your village. The sentence you have just read is a quote from the Highlander film which is only one of my favorite films in which … Read more

Lebanon, already tormented country, today victim of a tragedy

Lebanon, already tormented country, today victim of a tragedy

On Tuesday afternoon, August 4, 2020, Beirut, the capital of Lebanon, would be overwhelmed by two huge explosions in the port area. Many dead and wounded of which the exact number is still unknown as there would be more than 100 missing. The numbers would speak of at least 100 dead and 4000 injured. The damages would be huge, it would speak of 300,000 people left homeless, 3 hospitals half … Read more

Near-Earth Asteroid april 29, 2020

Near-Earth Asteroid april 29, 2020

This year is a year full of extraordinary events in our skies, after the supermoon of early April, at the end of April there will be the passage of an asteroid and at the end of May that of a comet. On April 29, 2020, an asteroid the size of Everest will reach Earth, but despite its incredible proportions that would make it a potential hazard, it does not pose … Read more

The 2020 supermoon on the night of April 7-8.

The 2020 supermoon on the night of April 7-8.

Fantastic opportunity for romantics and lovers of photography. Tonight will be the 2020 supermoon. It is called a supermoon because tonight at 20.10 Italian time, the satellite will be at the slightest distance from our planet, about 8 hours before the full moon that will take place at 4.35 on the night of 8 April. All then to the windows, balconies, gardens to see this event of nature that will … Read more

The carnival, the craziest time of the year.

The carnival, the craziest time of the year.

We are in the middle of carnival and in many countries and cities of the world the events related to this period are multiplying. The carnival is celebrated in many parts of the world with sometimes very different modes and events. The carnival has origins very far in time. The carnival period in the Christian religion precedes Lent, which as the name says is a 40-day period before Easter. In … Read more

American basketball legend Kobe Bryant dies

American basketball legend Kobe Bryant dies

On January 26, 2020, at 9:47 a.m. local time, noted basketball player Kobe Bryant was killed in a tragic helicopter crash. Along with him on the helicopter was his daughter Gianna Maria, only 14 years old and 7 others. The accident happened in California and the helicopter crashed on Calabasas Hill due to the intense fog that weighed on the area. The American basketball legend was 41 years old and … Read more

Earthquake in Indonesia August 2, 2019

Earthquake in Indonesia August 2, 2019

According to the latest news, the United States Geological Survey (USGS) has confirmed a strong earthquake about 150 kilometers from the coast. Indonesian authorities have issued the emergency status due to a possible tsunami that could be generated by the 7 magnitude quake. In addition, the population and tourists have been urged to evacuate in the direction of the Java Heights. Unsurprisingly, there have been some cases of panic in … Read more