United Nations Climate Change Conference

“Cancun agreements” approved despite the rejection of Bolivia

The prognosis was not looking good in Cancun, but eventually the states participating in the United Nations climate summit were able to reach a general...

Eco-friendly countries combine to demand action at climate talks

A group comprising six environmentally-friendly nations has urged policymakers to agree on a deal at the Copenhagen Climate Change summit. The consortium is made up...

Scientists Use Floating Bus Searching for Manatees at Costa Rica Panama Border Waters

A team of scientists is using a floating bus to search for the last remaining manatees in the Caribbean waters around the Panama-Costa Rica...

Jatropha Harvest Experience

UNITED BIOFUELS OF AMERICA The Jatropha Harvest Experience 2009 is a 3 day hands on workshop of the complete plantation process from planting to...

The War Against Plastics (2)

Once it dawned on us that plastic pollution might as well be what UN environment chief Erik Solheim called "an ocean Armageddon" in the...

Costa Rica Will Use Plastics to Rebuild Roads

The country today announced a new mixture of asphalt based on plastic. It is a project led by the National Laboratory of Materials and...

UNA Cameras Captured the Presence of Bush Dogs in Costa Rica

A brief video of cameras belonging to the National University (UNA) captured, in the southern area of our country, the presence of a mammal...

France becomes the first country to ban plastic cups and cutlery

In 2020, France will enforce a ban on plastic cups and cutlery. Exceptions will be allowed for those items created from compostable and bio-sourced...

Did You Know that Bees Are Capable of Making Additions and Subtractions?

Bees are able to develop simple mathematical operations, such as addition or subtraction, according to a study published by the journal "Science Advances" that...

Air pollution decreases in San Jose

The Costa Rica News (TCRN) -Costa Rica improved the quality of its urban air by controlling suspended particles to levels that are below the...
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