27 May 2020

A new title in the Bits series

Molecular Machines, the English edition of the Italian essay Le macchine molecolari by Alberto Credi and Vincenzo Balzani, has been released in the Bits series. The design and construction of machines and motors of molecular size is a stimulating scientific challenge and a primary objective of nanotechnology [...]
19 December 2019

A new release in the Bytes series

Bologna, December 2019 - The 1088press catalog is enriched with a new title: L'Uomo e il Cosmo, by Paola Focardi, professor of History of Astronomy at the University of Bologna (fourth volume of the Bytes series, dedicated to in-depth essays. The author proposes a short journey into [...]
28 November 2019

1088press: two new volumes to be discovered

Bologna, November 28, 2019. The publishing activity of 1088press continues with two books dedicated respectively to Ancient Egypt and the Italian Risorgimento. The two new essays will be supplemented by documents, illustrations and multimedia contents, in the soon-to-be accessible enhanced edition [...]
19 November 2019

Archaeological Museum of Bologna: the worship of the sun at the court of Akhenaten

Bologna, November 2019 – The series of lectures by Prof. Marco Zecchi on the pharaoh Amenhotep IV continues on Saturday, November 23rd. At the Archaeological Museum of Bologna, our author intervenes with a lecture entirely dedicated to the worship of the sun, at the court of Akhenaten. At 4 pm, in the spaces of the Sala Risorgimento [...]
31 October 2019

The nanomachines at the Cagliari Festivalscienza

Cagliari, November 2019. Finalist of the “Giancarlo Dosi” Scientific Dissemination Prize, the book "Le macchine molecolari" (Molecular machines) and Alberto Credi – co-author with Vincenzo Balzani – are among the protagonists of the Cagliari FestivalScienza, on November 7-12. In the framework of this 12th edition dedicated to the topic Science is Culture – of which 1088press is one of the publishing partners [...]