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Paolo Tozzi


Paolo Tozzi is staff astronomer at INAF Osservatorio Astrofisico di Arcetri.  His scientific activity includes cosmology, large scale structure of the Universe an cluster of galaxies, with a strong focus on the X-ray band.  He worked at the Space Telescope Science Institute, at the Johns Hopkins University (USA) and at the Beijing Normal University (China).


September 19, 2016

In 2016, the change in brightness of a star sparked the interest of the scientific community about the possible existence of an alien world. A suggestion like this reminds us that scientific thought is incorporating elements which traditionally come from different areas of interest, including art. Words of the astronomer Paolo Tozzi.