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An Earthquake Alarm

The recent reports of earthquakes in Italy have been perturbing, to say the least.  So, I wondered, does any kind of simple earthquake alarm exist? 

Mesothelioma and Asbestosis in Italy

Around 1,200 cases of mesothelioma occur every year in Italy. Up until the end of the 1980s, Italy’s production of asbestos was second only to that of Russia. Asbestos was also used widely in Italy, until its use was banned in 1992.

Italian Traffic Light Scams

Recently Italian newspapers have carried details of two fiddles involving supposedly legitimate traffic control systems.