Havana, Cuba, May 27.- Cuba will begin digital television tests in June, in an experimental zone in Havana, as part of preparations to progressively introduce in the country the new technology, in tune with international technological development.
Washington, May 22.- The explorer robot Curiosity drilled another rock from Mars to collect samples to be analyzed with its internal instruments, informed the US National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA).
Washington, 15 May.- For years, parents have been told not to clean their babies' pacifiers by placing them in their mouths. Now, a newly released report posted on the American Academy of Pediatrics' website says children whose parents cleaned their pacifiers by sucking it, were less likely to have asthma, eczema and allergies.
Santiago de Cuba, May 11.- Experts from 10 countries are warning here about climate hazards in coastal areas, as they participate in the 6th International Conference, "Caricostas," running May 15 through 17.
Havana, Cuba, May 10.- Cuba will share experiences in environmental preservation at the 9th International Convention on Development and the Environment, to be held in this capital on July 8-12.
One of the initiatives to be presented at the meeting is related to studies on danger, vulnerability and risk carried out on the island with a comprehensive approach, said during a press conference Gisela Alonso, president of the Environment Agency.
By Arailaisy Rosabal García/ Radio Cadena Agramonte.
The United Nations General Assembly declared 2013 the International Year of Water Cooperation. The reason why the organization responsible for monitoring the compliance with the Universal Declaration of Human Rights is so deeply concerned about an issue like water resources distribution is not a mystery. Fresh water availability nowadays is not enough to meet the needs of the global population.
By Fidel Alejandro Manzanares.
Nowadays, environmental issues have become one of the main challenges for the human beings, who do not agree on this in spite of the Kyoto Protocol and other regulations, instead we continue boosting a destructive campaign against nature.