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14 Things That You May Not Know about Costa Rica

Costa Rica, it is known for its beautiful natural scenery, its biodiversity and its wonderful habitants happy. Here are 14 interesting facts about Costa...

A Project Proposes Legalizing Essential Oils of Marijuana for Medical Purposes in Costa Rica

An initiative proposes to legalize the essential oils of the marijuana plant for medicinal purposes in Costa Rica. This is the draft...

What Is God?

Featured Columnist – Meditations Martin LeFevre Stephen Hawking recently said that we should avoid contact with extraterrestrials, because they “might exist in massive ships, having used up...
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Was Jesus a Warrior?

It is better to reflect on the historical Jesus at Christmas than at Easter. At Easter, his tragic death overshadows his life, not to...

The Journey of Lifelong Learning

As a longtime admirer of neurologist Oliver Sacks, his bit of fluff in the New York Times recently, “This Year, Change Your Mind,” was...

Tips for Costa Rican Students to Make Their College Experience Easier

The Costa Rica News (TCRN) - Nobody transitions into college life easily. Have you ever tried to ponder upon the reason? Costa Rica college...

Animals Aren’t Property: Circus Edition

The age of the circus is coming to an end as governments crack down on animal cruelty. Usually, it’s upsetting to see a person’s livelihood...

The Human Capacity for Insight

Featured Columnist – Meditations Martin LeFevre When asked where the capacity to be creative comes from, Eric Kandel, the Nobel Laureate neuroscientist, answers very assertively: “It comes...

A Neuroscientist’s Nightmare

What happens in the brain during higher states of consciousness? Is consciousness no more than the product of the human brain, as neuroscientists believe? The...
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