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SAPIENZA RESEARCH EXCELLENCE IN 2016

Sapienza University was actively involved in two of the six most important discoveries of 2016 as selected by National Geographic:

  • Gravitational Waves - thanks to Project Virgo, coordinated by Sapienza Physics Professor Fulvio Ricci (Feb. 11, 2016)
  • Biped Hominid Footprints – discovered in Laetoli, Tanzania which have led to a new understanding of hominid social behavior with Professor Giorgio Manzi from the Sapienza Department of Environmental Biology (Dec. 14, 2016)

This is another welcome recognition of Sapienza’s excellence in international academics and research.