The WHO Launches Plan to Eliminate Trans-Fats from Food in the World

The World Health Organization (WHO) launched on Monday morning a global strategy to eliminate the use of trans-fats in the food industry, restaurants, and...

Top 10 Low-Cost Airlines Are Among the World’s Safest

The airline Qantas (from Australia) was nominated as the safest airline in the world for 2019 by AirlineRatings.com, the only safety and product classification...

Mini Tremors Shaking Things Up in Costa Rica

At least a hundred people living in the “Primo Verdad” buildings, located on Arqueros Avenue, southeast of the city of Aguascalientes (Mexico),...

All Hail to the Costa Rican Ladies

Today, March 8th, we celebrate International Women’s Day. The commemoration was created more than a hundred years ago to honor women workers. In 1909,...

WHO Launches Global Strategy Designed by Costa Rican Scientists that Will Benefit 2.7 Million...

As of this year, more than 2.7 million people living in poverty who suffer from snakebite poisonings will have new hope in the global...

Smartphones and MP3 Are Causing Serious Hearing Problems in Young People

The World Health Organization (WHO), concerned about the hearing health of smartphone users and other MP3 players, issued a non-binding regulation on the sound...

The Nightmare of Being a Female Soldier in North Korea

"We were really sweating. The mattress where we slept was made of rice husk, so the mattress was impregnated with all the body odor....

Costa Rica Stands Out in the World Ranking that Measures the Social Impact of...

The University of Costa Rica (UCR) positioned in the 101-200 ranking of the best universities in the impact ranking, conducted by The...

Election Time, Tico Style

  Costa Rica is probably one of Central America's most politically stable countries. So much so that it does not even have an army anymore....

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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