Increased demand for intellectual property rights

The increased innovation in intangibles in recent years has let to the demand for protection mechanisms called intellectual property rights.The brand name of a product,...

Costa Rica and Canada fight climate change

Costa Rica and Canada are in talks. They expect to work together to reduce climate change and achieve the agreement signed in Paris last...

Heart valve producing company sets sights on Costa Rica

Costa Rica is the second largest exporting country of medical devices on the continent, so the leading producer in heart valves is going to put...

Mexican woman leaves surgery with British accent

A Mexican woman left an operating room and when she began to talk there was a huge surprise. Lisa Alamia had surgery on her...

ICE encourages creation of artificial reef to protect ecosystems in Playa Hermosa

 The Costa Rican Electricity Institute (ICE) promotes the creation of an artificial reef in Playa Hermosa Guanacaste, with the intention of contributing to the...

“Toucan Nation”: The documentary tells the story of the Grecia toucan

The story of "Grecia", the toucan who lost part of his beak which was then replaced by a prosthesis, is getting closer to being...

Costa Rica got its first own space mission: Project Irazú

What is Project Irazú?Project Irazú is a common project of the Central American Association for Aeronautics and Space (ACAE), and developed in conjunction with...

The Dawn Project Inspires Costa Rican Children

NASA scientists Kristina Larson and Jose Wise were kind enough to answer the questions of a few young Costa Rican dreamers. Anyone can be amazed...

Mars: a new horizon

The news of water on Mars has spurred renewed interest in the red planet. Learn why Costa Rica in particular should be listening. The red...

Tico Astronaut, Franklin Chang, Answers Questions about New Book

In a recent Q&A, Chang tells fans about the “American Dream” and how to achieve such success in Costa Rica. As one of the first...
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