Aspects of Italian and American History

Marconi and Italian Science

Italians and Italian-Americans have a long history of scientific accomplishments. Driven by the need to understand the world’s secrets and improve life, these scientists embarked on missions of discovery into the unknown–similar, in many ways to Christopher Columbus and his voyages of exploration.

This lesson reveals and celebrates the discoveries of Marconi and others for their contribution to the world of science and to our lives.