Pythagoras rediscovered through art

The Pythagoras Prize becomes a cultural event. The initiative dedicated to one of the most notable personalities from Crotone, which used to be an internationally renowned scientific event, has now gone cultural and is dedicated to art. The Township of Crotone has recently added the event to the Pisu programme, aimed at celebrating the figure […]

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The new season of Teatro della Maruca

Fifty shows and plays, singing classes, music, theatre and intensive workshops devoted to music and the performing arts: once again, Teatro della Maruca (a cultural association that has animated the cultural landscape of Crotone for a quite a few years now) has planned out a significantly rich theatre season. Following their well-tested artistic path, the […]

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The thousand uses of hemp

Nothing is wasted when it comes to hemp. Its stalks and leaves are used to make textile fibers and paper, and in the field of bio-construction; even its roots are used as fertilizers for the soil. A long-running smear campaign waged against hemp during the first decades of the 20th century has managed to bury […]

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A geological treasure hidden among the gullies of Crotone

The landscape between the centre of Crotone and the promontory of Capocolonna is dominated by a cluster of gullies, running along the entire coastline. Not everybody knows that among those bare gullies there is a true geological treasure waiting to be discovered. The morphological configuration of this location is the product of a series of […]

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