Categoria Science

The value of physical exercise in the treatment of Parkinson's
The value of physical exercise in the treatment of Parkinson's

Washington, May 25.- A study carried out by researchers at Aarhus University, Denmark, concluded that physical exercise should be an important factor in the treatment of patients with Parkinson's, published in the journal Neurology.

Most aggressive invasive species ranked in Cuba
Most aggressive invasive species ranked in Cuba

Havana, May 23.- The presence of invasive exotic species is one of the main threats to Cuban flora, which ranks among those with the greatest plant diversity and level of endemism in the Caribbean region and the world.

Cuba present at the international oil and gas conference in Russia (+ Photos)
Cuba present at the international oil and gas conference in Russia (+ Photos)

Moscow, May 22.- A delegation from the Cuban Petroleum Union (CUPET) of the Caribbean nation participates in the 32nd International Oil and Gas Conference taking place in the Russian city of Ufa, Prensa Latina learned today.

 Cuban Academy of Sciences awards 84 relevant results
Cuban Academy of Sciences awards 84 relevant results

Havana, May 21.- The Cuban Academy of Sciences awarded 84 relevant results of scientific research in the Caribbean country during 2023, it was announced today in this capital.

Cuba highlights the value of clinical trials in health interventions
Cuba highlights the value of clinical trials in health interventions

Havana, May 20.- When the planet celebrates International Clinical Trial Day today, Cuba reiterates the indissoluble relationship between these and the efficacy or effectiveness of new interventions, preventive, diagnostic or treatment, in healthcare protocols.

World Bee Day
World Bee Day

Washington, May 20.- The United Nations celebrates World Bee Day today to raise awareness about the importance of these pollinators, the threats they face and the benefits they bring to biodiversity and sustainable development.

Cuba and the United Arab Emirates exchange on climate topics
Cuba and the United Arab Emirates exchange on climate topics

Havana, May 17.- Eduardo Martínez Díaz, Minister of Science, Technology and Environment, (Citma) exchanged in this capital with Omar Hassan Shehadeh, envoy for the Caribbean and Pacific States of the Minister of Foreign Affairs of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) on Cuba's role in the Caribbean for South-South cooperation in the fight against climate change.

FAO ensures agroecology facilitation in Cuba
FAO ensures agroecology facilitation in Cuba

Havana, May 16.- Cuba created a digital series of 20 thematic modules to promote good practices in agroecology, the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) announced today.

 University of Camagüey protagonist in Ibero-American postgraduate assembly
University of Camagüey protagonist in Ibero-American postgraduate assembly

Camagüey, May 16.- The University of Camagüey today enhances the prestige of Cuban education with its presence in the activities prior to the General Assembly of the Ibero-American Postgraduate University Association (AUIP).

Concern in the Caribbean due to coral bleaching acceleration
Concern in the Caribbean due to coral bleaching acceleration

Bridgetown, May 15.- Caribbean meteorological authorities today demand that local governments pay attention because extreme heat is accelerating coral bleaching in the southwest of the region and the situation is close to reaching dangerous levels.

Cooperation advances in marine aquaculture between Norway and Cuba
Cooperation advances in marine aquaculture between Norway and Cuba

Oslo, May 14.- A delegation from the Cuban Fisheries Research Center (CIP) visited Norway within the framework of the cooperation project Production of marine fish fry in Cuba, it was reported here today.

 Very active upcoming cyclonic season
Very active upcoming cyclonic season

Havana, May 13. - A very active cyclonic season foresees specialists from the Institute of Meteorology (Insmet) in areas of the Atlantic Ocean, Caribbean Sea and Gulf of Mexico, which begins on June 1 and ends on November 30.