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For every 0.1℃ rise in temperature, the number of sinkholes increases by 1 to 3%.
Monuments are good; so are civic festivals. The ‘plague column’ at Piazza San Domenico Maggiore, in Naples.
As the one-year anniversary of the World Health Organization’s declaration of a pandemic approaches, it might be time to consider how our modern age wants to remember this plague.
Naples holds an enduring – and ambiguous – place in cultural representations of Italy.
National Guard on patrol after gang conflict in Comunidad del Naranjo, Guerrero, Mexico.
Many governments can’t afford to offer the sort of economic stimulus we’ve seen in the west, and organised crime is only too happy to fill the gap.
Locals use beauty in the battle to reclaim public space from the clutches of organised crime groups.
A gang-related shooting in Naples.
Police and the courts have locked up some of Europe’s most notorious mob bosses – but the next generation of would-be kingpins are even worse.
Despite a series of EU laws on waste management, some countries are still a bit rubbish.
If Campi Flegrei ever goes off, you won’t want to be in Naples - or Europe!
Ever heard of Campi Flegrei? It is a supervolcano in southern Italy. Literally translating as “fields of fire,” only the Yellowstone caldera in the United States has more potential to devastate. The Naples…