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    Biotechnology Scientists Are Captivated by the Wonderful Power of Plants

    In our country, biotechnology is considered, by the Costa Rican government, a priority area in national development policies. In fact, it was included in...

    GENFORES Contributes to the Genetic Improvement of Tropical Species

    The Tecnológico de Costa Rica (TEC), through its School of Forest Engineering, is committed to the conservation and development of forest genetic resources. And...

    Boston Scientific Will Hire 600 New Employees in Costa Rica

    The multinational company Boston Scientific, dedicated to the design, manufacture, distribution, and sale of medical devices less invasive of the highest technology, announced that...

    Research in Costa Rica Proposes Hens Grazing to Improve Egg Production

    A project of the Atlantic Headquarters of the University of Costa Rica (UCR), in conjunction with the School of Zootechnics, proposes the...

    Amphibian Decrease Associated with Pollution and Climate Change, according to the UCR

    Diseases, environmental pollution, habitat loss, and climate change point to being the main cause of the decline of these animals, says an...

    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...

    Cholesterol Also Increases Alzheimer’s Risk

    The cholesterol found in the brain acts as a catalyst that triggers the formation of beta-amyloid plaques. A new study conducted by the University...
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    The Art of Writing

    Writing is something you will have to face many times in your education. A good writer can be useful beyond your life in school,...

    How to Research High School or College Assignments

    Throughout our formal education process, whether in high school or college, it is very common that at some point we are assigned some project...

    Fasting can Regenerate the Entire Immune System of Humans

    Fasting might just be the new upcoming thing in holistic healing!  So what's the hype about? Well, in today's society so many humans suffer from...
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    Studies Found that Local Scorpion species aren’t Dangerous

    We all must remember what our grandparents say when we went to bed. "Don't let the bedbugs bite!", that warning has a logic explanation....

    Explore the top 5 places in Montezuma.

    Montezuma is a cozy picturesque town in Costa Rica, known for its bohemian atmosphere and the great scenic beauty of its beaches, rivers and...

    Seeing Again After 43 Years of Blindness

    "Excuse me, I just got my sight back last week after being totally blind for 43 years. Could you help me figure out what...

    Save the Turtles: Sea Turtle Conservancy in Tortuguero

    "Tortuguero" means "region of turtles" in Spanish, which fits the area perfectly. If you love turtles and are as fascinated with their nesting habits...

    Research proves ginger to be 10,000x stronger than chemo

    A new study published in PLoS reveals that ginger contains a pungent compound, known as 6-shogaol which could be up to 10,000 times more effective than...

    Alien Life Possible on Saturn’s Moon

    For as long as we can remember people have questioned the validity of life beyond Earth. They hold onto the notion that our planet...

    Scientists Warn of the Perils of Sea-level Rise

    During the past millennia sea level has never risen nearly as fast as during the last century, says a new study. That same study warns...

    Politically Active Youth Ready to See Change

    Costa Rican youth are more political than ever, but the question is: why? Contrary to frequent assumption, young people in Costa Rica are not readily...

    Costa Rican Scientists Testing New Snake Venom Vaccine to Protect Domestic Animals

    Scientists at the Clodomiro Picado Institute in the University of Costa Rica are in the testing phase of a vaccine to protect livestock from...

    Costa Rica’s Pacific Northwest is on Red Alert for High Waves and Strong Winds...

    The Costa Rica News (TCRN) - Those going for romantic boat rides and picnics on the beach in the Pacific Northwest will need to...

    All Proceeds From the Costa Rica Film Premier for ‘The Theory of Everything’ Will...

    The Costa Rica News (TCRN) - The film premiere of The Theory of Everything, about the life of Stephen Hawking, will raise funds to support two...

    Make a Wish! Research Reveals That 9,000 Meteors Pass Over Costa Rica Daily

    The Costa Rica News (TCRN) - Every day, 9,000 meteors enter Costa Rican airspace according to data collected by radar from the University of...

    Holiday Weekend Weather Warning: High Winds and Surf Predicted on the Caribbean Coastline

    The Costa Rica News (TCRN) – Swimmers and boaters should be extra cautious this weekend along the Caribbean coast. From Friday, December 26 to...

    Costa Rican Authorities Believe Drug Traffickers are Using a Fake Red Cross Helicopter for...

    The Costa Rica News (TCRN) – Costa Rican authorities are investigating citizen reports about a helicopter that has been seen flying over the country,...

    Despite Turrialba’s Eruptions, Local Water is Still Safe

    The Costa Rica News (TCRN) – The Ministry of Environment and Energy (Minae) presented a report on the Municipality of Turrialba about the monitoring...
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    Want to See an Active Volcano? Experts Think Turrialba Will Continue the Show for...

    The Costa Rica News (TCRN) – Turrialba’s volcanic activity could extend for weeks and even months, according to Gino Gonzalez, volcanologist at the National Seismological Network...

    Over 250 Businesses in Costa Rica Were Investigated for Suspected Money Laundering Scams

    The Costa Rica News (TCRN) – Annually Costa Rica financial institutions report about 250 cases of suspected money laundering operations in the country, of...

    Costa Rican Sexologists Debate: Are Vaginal Orgasms a Myth?

    The Costa Rica News (TCRN) – The vaginal orgasm is a never ending debate; some say hell yes and others that there is no...

    Five Keys to Success for Exporting in Costa Rica

    The Costa Rica News (TCRN) – The Chamber of Exporters for Costa Rica (Cadexco) released a report with the five keys for small and...

    Jump Start the Romance in Your Marriage With an Anniversary Getaway

    The Costa Rica News (TCRN) - We are living in a busy, hectic world. Even if you have a great relationship with your spouse,...

    Costa Rica Fraud Alert! Scammers Pretend to be INS to Get Personal Info

    The Costa Rica News (TCRN) – Watch out! Unscrupulous people are trying to run scams in the name of the National Insurance Institute (INS). According...

    Costa Rica's Ministry of Finance Cuts Over 4 Billion Colones in Judiciary Spending

    The Costa Rica News (TCRN) – At a special meeting of the Full Court on Tuesday September 16, 2014, which lasted for more than...

    Riptides and Waves Will be Strong Along the Pacific This Holiday Weekend

    The Costa Rica News (TCRN) – The Center for Research in Marine Sciences and Limnology (Cimarron) has reported that beginning Sunday the swell will...

    Cuba Showing Promising Results With Stem Cell Treatment Programs

    The Costa Rica News (TCRN) - Stem cell treatments in Cuba have benefited some 6,195 patients since it began its implementation in 2004 up...

    New Manatee Research Planned for Costa Rica’s Caribbean Coast

    The Costa Rica News (TCRN) – By allocating a specific budget item for next year, the National System of Conservation Areas (Sinac) intends to...

    More Than 300 Costa Rican Tourism Companies are Certified Sustainable

    The Costa Rica News (TCRN) – A total of 321 tourism businesses have the Certification for Sustainable Tourism (CST) in Costa Rica. The ruling is granted...

    Are Vacation Ownerships a Good Way to Travel Abroad?

    The Costa Rica News (TCRN) - What used to be known as "timeshare ownership" and was associated with getting a free gift for sitting through...

    Intel Looking to Hire Over 200 People for Research Lab by 2015

    The Costa Rica News (TCRN) – Intel Costa Rica said the laboratory dedicated to product design and innovation will open between the second and...

    Study Proves the 'Green-eyed Monster' Exists in Dogs

    The Costa Rica News (TCRN) - Man's best friend experiences a very human feeling, jealousy, according to a new study, which shows a dramatic...

    Have Tico Eating Habits Shifted Significantly? Many Say Yes

    The Costa Rica News (TCRN) - A research in process that performs the School of Nutrition at the University of Costa Rica (UCR) determined...
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