schermata di caricamento dell'applicazione con il logo del parco UNESCO etna

The VideoguidaLIS, Etna Park Italian Sign Language guide, developed for the Ente Parco Regionale dell’Etna (Etna Regional Park Authority), introduces visitors to the history of the highest volcano in Europe, and one of the largest in the world. The VideoguidaLIS, is in fact a journey through time beginning 570,000 years ago.

schermata dello smartphone con i menu di scelta

The VideoguidaLIS can be downloaded free of charge from the Market Store, and also used online by logging onto the official website of the Park Authority or onto the national platform

The VideoguidaLIS contains 50 videos split into 10 menus containing the history of Mount Etna from the formation of the volcanoes that preceded it, through the colonisation of the lava to the present day and its future protection.

The texts have been suitably adapted from Italian to Italian Sign Language by Rosanna Pesce and translated into Italian Sign Language by Cirino Sconti, a deaf person.

schermata dello smartphone con la visione dei menu di scelta

The application contains the following menus:

Introduction and info;

The formation of the volcano 570,000 years ago;

The lava on land, 330,000 years ago;

The gorges of volcanic origin, 220,000 years ago;

An ancient, highly explosive volcano, 130,000 years ago;

Volcanoes of different ages, between 120,000 and 65,000 years ago;

A giant volcano before Etna, between 60,000 and 18,000 years ago;

Finally, Etna, from 14,000 years ago to the present;

The colonisation of the lava;

The flora and fauna on Etna;

The life of the volcano and its future;



schermata dello smartphone con persona che traduce in LIS

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This Application does not collect any data, personal or whatsoever. This application is free and it does not require any permission to data collection.


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