June 5th: World Environment Day

World Environment Day was decreed by the United Nations on December 15th, 1972 and is commemorated on June 5th of each year. Its purpose...

Apple Becomes the First Company to Reach A Value of US$ 1 Trillion in...

Apple became, on Thursday, August 2nd, the first company listed on the stock market to reach a value of US$ 1 trillion. This is...

FDA Warns About the Risks of LASER for Vaginal Rejuvenation

The United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) issued a warning about the use of some laser machines that are being used for vaginal...
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Costa Rican Journalist Won the “Rey de España” Award

Costa Rican journalist Alexander Rivera Gonzalez won the "Rey de España" International Journalism Award on the Television category for 2017. The recognition granted on...

Venezuela in Mourning After the Death of José Antonio Abreu

The Venezuelan director, who founded the System of Children and Youth Orchestras to help fight poverty, died at the age of 79.The System of...

Beer: A Beverage Threatened by Climate Change

As the century progresses, there will be less beer and it will be more expensive to get. Climate change is causing a greater frequency...

Physicist Stephen Hawking Dies at the Age of 76

The British physicist Stephen Hawking, the scientist who explained the universe from a wheelchair and brought the stars to millions of people around the...
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Why Have the United Nations Promoted an International Day for Tolerance?

In 1995, the member countries of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) adopted a Declaration of Principles on Tolerance. The Declaration...

Costa Rica Leads Ranking with the Best Human Development in Central America

According to the latest report from the United Nations Development Program (UNDP), Costa Rica leads the list of the Central American countries with the...

Costa Rican Barista Won International Competition in New York

The 24-year-old barista Remy Molina won the international competition of that specialty, “Coffee Masters New York”, held in that American city, last October 12th-14th,...
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