Washington, Jan 21.- Alfa2/delta-1, is a protein that helps regulate food intake and body weight.
The research, carried out at Tufts University, in Massachusetts, the United States, explains why drugs prescribed to treat epilepsy and other disorders can cause a weight increase in patients.
Edinburgh, Jan 21.- A team of Scottish scientists are developing an infrared laser device that could detect Earth-like planets in distant planetary systems, specialized sources reported today.According to the portal The Scotsman, the device will be fitted to the planned European Extremely Large Telescope (EELT), the world’s most powerful telescope, which aims to probe the mysteries of the universe.
Moscow, Jan 20.- The country of Russia, and the Kazakh Baikonur space launch facility were the global leaders in terms of number of manned and unmanned space launches in 2013, the Russian space agency Roscosmos confirmed today.
Havana, Cuba, Jan 17.- The Cuban National Seismological Station Network registered a 3.4 earthquake at 11:45 local time in the country's central region.
Beijing, Jan 17.- The Chinese Yutu robot concluded the first collection of lunar soil samples this week, and began a new working stage to be extended for next months, the Beijing Aerospace Control Center (BACC) stated.
By Rolando Sarmiento Ricart/Radio Cadena Agramante contributor.
One can touch the sky in the waters of Cayo Cruz, an amazing spot of turquoise-colored beaches and white sands, to the north of Camagüey.
San Juan, Jan 13.- Puerto Ricans have shown themselves today emotionally shaken by a strong earthquake of 6.4 magnitude on the Richter scale occurred at 00:01 local time.
Havana, Cuba, Jan 10.- A tremor was felt Thursday afternoon in the provinces of Havana and Matanzas, while a similar phenomenon was registered in Central Villa Clara.
Washington, Jan 9.- NASA's Kepler Spacecraft found five new rocky planets, which range in size from ten to eighty percent larger than Earth.
Moscow, Jan 8.- The pilots of the naval aviation of Russian Northern Fleet in 2014 will have a new aircraft type Mig-29K/Cub today said the captain of the first rank Vadim Serga, spokesman for the armed body.