Radio Cadena Agramonte
Wednesday, December 12, 2018

Sc. & Envt. / Environment


  • Task Life on Animal Production Congress in Cuba

    Task Life on Animal Production Congress in Cuba

    Havana, Nov 2. -Tarea-Vida (Task-Life), a Cuban State's plan to face climate change, will be analyzed on Friday during the 6th International Congress on Animal Production in Havana, in which representatives from 16 countries are participating.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • Hurricane Michael moves away from Cuba, but rains continue

    Hurricane Michael moves away from Cuba, but rains continue

    Havana, Oct 9. -Hurricane Michael keeps its displacement towards the center of the Gulf of Mexico and it is located about 280 kilometers from the western end of the Cuban province of Pinar del Río, but areas of the island are still affected by the rains.

  • Tropical storm Michael to become a hurricane in the Northwestern Caribbean

    Tropical storm Michael to become a hurricane in the Northwestern Caribbean

    Havana,Oct 8. -Tropical storm Michael has continued to gain in organization and intensity during the early morning, the Institute of Meteorology reported this Monday in its tropical hurricane warning number 6.

  • World faces an emergency over oceans

    World faces an emergency over oceans

    ºUnited Nations, Oct 5. -The world is facing an emergency over the oceans, but their protection ranks last in governments' priorities regarding the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).