We humans, from a purely evolutionary point of view, are rather young. If we consider Lucy (the first known individual of the species Australopithecus afarensis, an early human ancestor) as a link with our primate cousins, we go back only 3.2 million years. This is a relatively short time in evolutionary terms; for example, the […]
ABOUT IVO PIRISI
Dr Ivo Pirisi holds a PHD degree in biology and a specialisation in nutrition. He worked as a researcher at the University of Cagliari (Sardinia – Italy) where he studied the metabolism of fats. Dr Ivo spent his childhood and youth in a very small village of inner Sardinia, where the community relationships and bonds are still very strong and important.
Dr Ivo began to work with local communities, artisans, farmers, shepherds, and vintners, to develope programs on Sardinian Longevity and the Blue Zones (one of the five areas in the world with the highest percentage of centenarians).