New Delhi, Oct 31.- India will carry out a launch drill today of the probe that plans to send to Mars on November 5, executives of the Space Research Organization (ISRO) confirmed.
Santo Domingo, Oct 29.- A 3.0 degree earthquake on the Richter scale shook today the Southeastern province of San Pedro de Macorís, the Institute of Seismology of the Autonomous University of Santo Domingo reported.
Beijing, Oct 29.- China announced today the successful launching of a new remote-sensing satellite, Yaogan XVIII, aboard a Long March 2C launch vehicle that will be used to carry out scientific experiments, land sampling and will monitor sown fields.
Havana, Cuba, Oct 26.- The Cuban Tropical Agriculture Institute and the Mexican Office for Rural Development and Communities in the Mexican capital city will implement joint research projects and exchange of scientific information particularly related to urban gardening.
Moscow, 26 Oct.- A US telecoms satellite, Sirius FM-6, was put into orbit on Saturday by Russi Proton-M rocket, a spokesman for the Russian space agency Roscosmos said.
Camagüey, Oct 25.- Specialists at the LIDAR Station in Camaguey - a hub that adopted its name after the installation of a radar of this kind in 1988 – attached to the Meteorological Centre in this Cuban province are researching solar rays and stratospheric aerosols, particles in solid or liquid form suspended on the atmosphere.
Havana, Oct 24.- Cuban scientists are trying out a set of methods to reduce and replace the use of laboratory animals in toxicological and pharmacological experiments, Dr. Idania Rodeiro, from the Center for Marine Bioproducts, said.
Beijing, Oct 24.- New ancient relics were found by Chinese archaeologists in a 120-square meter cave at 10 meters above the level of the waters of Zuojiang river, in the autonomous region of Guangxi Zhuang.
Havana, Cuba, Oct 23.- The Center of Molecular Immunology (CIM) carries out over 60 clinical trials in Cuba for several diseases, among which cancer stands out –the first cause of death in the country since 2012, asserted an expert in this capital.
Havana, Cuba, Oct 22.- A network of sensors connected to a satellite measured the impact of climate change on the coast of Las Tunas, as part of a research project carried out by experts from the Ministry of Science, Technology and Environment (Citma) in the territory.