Radio Cadena Agramonte
Tuesday, September 18, 2018

Sc. & Envt.


  • Biomarker for Early Diagnosis of Alzheimer Identified

    Biomarker for Early Diagnosis of Alzheimer Identified

    Washington, Aug 14.- Spanish specialists at the CSIC Institute of Biomedical Research identified a potential biomarker in cerebral spinal fluid (CSF) for early diagnosis of Alzheimer Disease (AD) .

  • Study Proves Benefits of Chocolate for Memory in the Elderly

    Study Proves Benefits of Chocolate for Memory in the Elderly

    Washington, Aug 9.- Cocoa consumption by the elderly promotes blood supply to the brain, which improves mental abilities, according to a study from Harvard Medical College.

  • Unusual Sighting of Gray Dolphins in Cuban Bay

    Unusual Sighting of Gray Dolphins in Cuban Bay

    Matanzas, Cuba, Jul 5.- Four bold gray dolphins, of a group of 10, made a rare foray into the Bay of Pigs (Bahia de Cochinos) in southern Matanzas province, 150 kilometers southeast of Havana.

  • Winds on Venus Increase

    Winds on Venus Increase

    London, Jun 21.- A probe of the European Space Agency (ESA) detected a steady intensification of the winds on the planet Venus, unknown cause of the increase, reported the journal Icarus.

  • Chinese Astronaut Gives Class from Outer Space

    Chinese Astronaut Gives Class from Outer Space

    Beijing, Jun 20.- The Chinese astronaut Wang Yaping gave a lecture today from outer space to a group of students in Earth, the first action of that kind carried out in China, said local media.

  • Cuba, Ecuador Hold Scientific Cooperation Event

    Cuba, Ecuador Hold Scientific Cooperation Event

    Quito, May 27.- Academic lectures by recognized experts, exhibitions of medical equipment and a round of negotiations are part of the agenda of the 1st Scientific Day of Technological Exchange on Health between Ecuador and Cuba.

  • Cuba Begins Digital Television Tests

    Cuba Begins Digital Television Tests

    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.

  • New Drilling For More Evidence of Life on Mars

    New Drilling For More Evidence of Life on Mars

    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).

  • Study: Baby's Spit-Cleaned Pacifier May Help Prevent Allergies

    Study: Baby's Spit-Cleaned Pacifier May Help Prevent Allergies

    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.

  • Experts at Santiago de Cuba Conference Warn About Climate Hazards

    Experts at Santiago de Cuba Conference Warn About Climate Hazards

    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.