Paulownia Tree Could Become an Environmental Solution

Pavulonia a multipurpose tree of Chinese origin, is able to capture 50% of carbon dioxide, used to feed livestock, wood provides only 9 years,...

Central America is smoking

Costa Rica continues to fume James StefanutoThe peak of the Turrialba volcano has fumigated the central valley with ash and sediment for days, out of...

Rates of Private Renewable Energy Generators Will Be Defined in a Month

The Costa Rica News (TCRN)-The Regulatory Authority for Public Services (ARESEP) will define in a month the rates for private generators of renewable energy....

80% of indigenous zika cases concentrated in Puntarenas

Eight of the ten zika cases that have appeared in the country are concentrated in the province of Puntarenas. Of the eleven cantons that form...

Chinese Shark Finning Industry Takes A Blow

The China Ocean Shipping Company or Cosco has taken a pledge against shipping products for the shark fin industry after a load of shark...

Ancient Volcanic Explosion Discovered Beneath the Caribbean Sea

Geological deposits beneath the Caribbean Sea help researchers predict future eruptions. The University of Southampton recently published the discovery of large scale volcanic activity off...

WHY IS THE OSA PENINSULA SO BIODIVERSE?

Any one who does a keyword searches on the Osa Peninsula will quickly find out that it’s one of the most biodiverse areas in...

LIVE FEED: Costa Rica’s Turrialba Blows Again

The Turrialba Volcano erupted again at 1:21pm today, December 7, 2015. Just when it looked like she might be done for the year, ol’ Turrialba...

Radical Natural Healing with Zahrah Sita

A little over 10 years ago, Zahrah Sita made a bold move to leave her home in the U.S. with 2 small children and relocate in...

Urban growth in San Jose, Costa Rica creates problems

Costa Rica and Panama recorded the most urban growth, product modernization, and productive transformation of their economy in the Central American region.More than 70%...
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