Artemis, the return to the moon and Leonardo’s role in the space program

The best of the space industry are focused on the upcoming lunar missions. An ambitious plan is underway, developed by NASA in collaboration with the European Space Agency (ESA), which, 50 years after Eugene Cernan’s last moon walk, will bring humanity back to set foot on our satellite. Starting with a female astronaut. Not surprisingly, … Read more

The new frontier of artificial intelligence for Earth observation. Leonardo, Telespazio and e-GEOS sign agreement with ESA’s Φ-lab

The collaboration between Leonardo, Telespazio (joint venture Leonardo 67%, Thales 33%) and e-GEOS (joint venture Telespazio 80%, Italian Space Agency 20%) and Φ-lab, the European Space Agency (ESA) research center dedicated to study of new technologies to accelerate Earth observation research strengthening Europe’s leadership in space. Leonardo, as part of the signed letter of intent, … Read more

Grandma on Alexa – Online Defense

I am personally fascinated by artificial intelligence, technology and how it is gradually but inevitably entering our lives in a pervasive way. Improving them, of course, sometimes in a very subversive way, such as … reviving feelings associated with people who are no longer there. In these cases, critical thinking is important: it is precisely … Read more

Letter to cyber defense: “To understand the Russian strategy, it is enough to know the history of the T-14 Armata tank”

Good morning. I always read with pleasure, Online Defense. I take the courage to make a very small contribution, I hope it is helpful. As of February 24, all the media are talking about Ukraine, Russia and military operations. The traditional newspapers, as well as all the Talk Shows, are flooded with thousands and thousands … Read more

Metaverse, society and cyber security – Internet defense

I have been thinking of writing something about this for a long time. As I thought, time has passed and the web has now reached version 3. and will soon change to 4.0. Among the innovations of web 3.0 you can include anything that has to do with “Metaverse”. Some time ago Federica Maria Rita … Read more

The new digital revolution, deep learning

Recognize a photo, a song, a user’s habit. With artificial intelligence it is already possible. But why is it important and how does it affect our lifestyle? Before answering this question, we must take a step back to explain the difference Artificial Intelligence (IN THE), Machine Learning (ML) and Deep Learning (DL), terms that are … Read more

ALAMEDA: Artificial Intelligence for the treatment of brain disorders

Providing personalized care and better treatments to patients with severe brain disorders by reducing the cost of treatment through the use of artificial intelligence: this is the ambitious goal of the European Commission-funded ALAMEDA project ( of the HORIZON 2020 program1. The three-year project started on January 1, 2021 and will be completed on December … Read more