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The Mayas

The Mayas have been the topic  of many recent discussions because of  their supposed prophecy about  the end of the world, that should occur on 21st December of this year; there are many different opinions about this, but I’m not going to consider them because  I’d like to concentrate on the history, the traditions, the … Continue reading

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A voracious predator

The tiger (scientific name: Panthera tigris) is the biggest cat species in nature and one of the most dangerous predators; the name comes from “tigris”, a word that derives from the Persian language and that means “arrow”, probably referring to the incredible speed (about 65 km/h) that the tiger can reach, for brief distances, while … Continue reading

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A well, a coin.. and a wish comes true!

                                                                                  “ Tell me all you wishes, I’m here to make them true”                                                                                                        Shakira- Good stuff Hello everybody! Christmas is just over! 😦 But luckily  holidays are not! 😉 Have you ever asked yourselves which images come to your mind when you think of Christmas? If you wrote on a white sheet the words … Continue reading

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Autumnal delights

Chestnuts are one of the delights brought every year by autumn; these fruits are linked with the Italian celebration of  Saint Martin because people, above all on 11th November, are used to spending the evening with their family, eating roasted chestnuts and tasting some  great wine. Chestnuts with their yellow pulp, their brown shell and … Continue reading