Radio Cadena Agramonte
Saturday, January 19, 2019

Sc. & Envt.


  • Number of earthquake and tsunami victims updated in Indonesia

    Number of earthquake and tsunami victims updated in Indonesia

    Jakarta, Nov 1. -Some 2,087 people died and 4,438 were injured as a result of the earthquake and subsequent tsunami that struck the Indonesian island of Celebes on October 28th, an official source confirmed on Thursday.

  • Cuban scientific center exhibits animal and plant health products

    Cuban scientific center exhibits animal and plant health products

    Havana, Oct 31. -The Center for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology (CIGB) is exhibiting on Wednesday three animal and vegetable health products during the 6th International Congress on Animal Production in Havana.

  • Oscar, 8th hurricane of the season

    Oscar, 8th hurricane of the season

    Havana, Oct 29. -During this Sunday the tropical storm Oscar continued to gain in intensity. It has now maximum sustained winds of 120 kilometers per hour and its central pressure has fallen to 989 hectoPascal, so it has become the eighth hurricane category one on the Saffir Simpson scale in the current hurricane season.

  • Cuba to hold 6th International Congress of Animal Production

    Cuba to hold 6th International Congress of Animal Production

    Havana, Oct 23. -The 6th International Congress of Tropical Animal Production 2018 will be held from October 29th to November 2nd at the Convention Center of this capital, according to its organizers.

  • UN promotes campaign to end plastic pollution

    UN promotes campaign to end plastic pollution

    United Nations, Oct 22. -Each year, the world uses up to five billion plastic bags and the environmental danger this represents centers on Monday a UN campaign to eliminate the pollution produced by that material.

  • Photovoltaic park to be built in Mariel Development Zone, Cuba

    Photovoltaic park to be built in Mariel Development Zone, Cuba

    Havana, Oct 20. -The enterprise Mariel Solar S.A. will soon start installation of the first photovoltaic park with 100 percent foreign capital, with an estimated output of 102 Gigawatts/hour (GWh) per year, revealed here an authorized source.

  • Caribbean will test greenhouse gases linked to ocean acidity

    Caribbean will test greenhouse gases linked to ocean acidity

    Georgetown, Oct 17. -Caribbean countries that depend on tourism and fishing are preparing to test the acidity of the regional seas, associated with the increased absorption of greenhouse gases, official sources announced.

  • Tara storm approaches Colima, Mexico

    Tara storm approaches Colima, Mexico

    Mexico, Oct 16. -The tropical storm Tara is on Tuesday closer to the coast of Colima, in the Mexican Pacific, consequently rain and strong winds are forecasted in that state and others in the west of the country.

  • Cuba hosts Congress on Marine Sciences

    Cuba hosts Congress on Marine Sciences

    Havana, Oct 15. -The 11th Congress on Marine Sciences began on Monday in Havana with the participation of experts from Latin America, Europe and the United States, engaged in the study of maritime protection and the proper use of the species living there.

  • Cuba to attend Environment Ministers' Forum in Argentina

    Cuba to attend Environment Ministers' Forum in Argentina

    Buenos Aires, Oct 12. -The Cuban Deputy Minister of Science, Technology and Environment, José Fidel Santana Nuñez, heads the Cuban delegation to the 21st Forum of Ministers of Environment of Latin America and the Caribbean which concludes in Buenos Aires on Friday.