Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina http://www.prensa-latina.cu Canal RSS de la Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Moderate Coffee Drinking More Likely to Benefit Health http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21459&SEO=moderate-coffee-drinking-more-likely-to-benefit-health London,Nov 23(Prensa Latina) Drinking coffee is ''more likely to benefit health than to harm it'' for a range of health outcomes, say researchers today according to the British Medical Journal. UK Evacuates Dozens of People Due to Storm http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21455&SEO=uk-evacuates-dozens-of-people-due-to-storm London, Nov 23 (Prensa Latina) Dozens of people were evacuated and hundreds of homes were affected in the United Kingdom due to heavy rains and floods in the last hours, emergency teams reported today. Police Enters Australia's Manus Island Asylum Camp http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21448&SEO=police-enters-australias-manus-island-asylum-camp Canberra, Nov 23 (Prensa Latina) The Papuan police tried today to evict around 400 asylum seekers who refuse to leave the Australian detention center on the island of Manus, for fear of being attacked by the local population. NASA Links Urbanism with Sea Level Changes http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21401&SEO=nasa-links-urbanism-with-sea-level-changes Washington, Nov 22 (Prensa Latina) The National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) published today a cartographic tool that shows the link among sea level changes in 293 port cities. India Calls to Avoid Militarization of Outer Space http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21398&SEO=india-calls-to-avoid-militarization-of-outer-space New Delhi, Nov 22 (Prensa Latina) The international community has today as pending issue the strengthening of the world treaties related to the outer space and to prevent its militarization, claimed the Indian government. Microbiologists from 22 Countries to Attend Congress in Cuba http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21379&SEO=microbiologists-from-22-countries-to-attend-congress-in-cuba Havana, Nov 22 (Prensa Latina) Microbiologists, parasitologists, doctors and other specialists involved in the control of infectious diseases will participate in a congress dedicated to the 80 years of the main institution created for the study of these diseases, said organizers today. NASA Astronomers Detect Asteroid From Another System http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21365&SEO=nasa-astronomers-detect-asteroid-from-another-system Washington, Nov 21 (Prensa Latina) The National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) announced today the first detection of the passage of an asteroid from another star system, which was baptized Oumuamua. Big Earthquakes Predicted for 2018 as Earth Rotation Slows http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21325&SEO=big-earthquakes-predicted-for-2018-as-earth-rotation-slows Washington, Nov 20 (Prensa Latina) Small fluctuations in Earth''s rotation might trigger intense seismic activity in 2018, particularly in heavily populated tropical regions, the U.S. University of Colorado said today. Search for Missing Argentinian Submarine Fails to Find Any Clues http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21302&SEO=search-for-missing-argentinian-submarine-fails-to-find-any-clues Buenos Aires, Nov 20 (Prensa Latina) Four days after losing contact, the whereabouts of the Argentine submarine ARA San Juan is still unknown, while a large team of collaborators from several countries contributes today to the relentless search amidst an adverse climate. Search for Missing Submarine in Argentinean Waters Continues http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21273&SEO=search-for-missing-submarine-in-argentinean-waters-continues Buenos Aires, Nov 19 (Prensa Latina) A specialized team of the Argentine Navy, with the support of several countries, continues the search for the submarine ARA San Juan, which has 44 crew on board. South Korea: H5 Avian Flu Detected At Gochang Poultry Farm http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21256&SEO=south-korea-h5-avian-flu-detected-at-gochang-poultry-farm Seol,Nov 18 (Prensa Latina) The South Korean government said Saturday the avian influenza (AI) virus has been detected at a poultry farm operated by a local conglomerate located in the southern part of the country. 6.9 Magnitude Earthquake Hits Tibet,China http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21248&SEO=6.9-magnitude-earthquake-hits-tibetchina Beijing,Nov 18 (Prensa Latina)No casualties have been reported following a 6.9-magnitude earthquake that hit Nyingchi in southwest China''s Tibet Autonomous Region at 6:34 a.m. today. China Includes Ice Fuel in List of Minerals http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21192&SEO=china-includes-ice-fuel-in-list-of-minerals Beijing, Nov 17 (Prensa Latina) China announced the inclusion of natural gas hydrate, or ice fuel, in its list of minerals, after a successful trial in land and sea prospection. Putin Calls for International Effort to Fight against Tuberculosis http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21182&SEO=putin-calls-for-international-effort-to-fight-against-tuberculosis Moscow, Nov 16 (Prensa Latina) Russian President Vladimir Putin called for a joint effort against tuberculosis (TB), which affects a third of the world''s population, in his speech during a ministerial meeting of the World Health Organization (WHO). Mutation in Blood Clotting Gene May Extend Human Life Span http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21163&SEO=mutation-in-blood-clotting-gene-may-extend-human-life-span Washington,Nov 16 (Prensa Latina) The girl, who lived in an Indiana Amish community, nearly bled to death during what should have been routine scalp surgery. Swiss Company Bets on Absorbing Atmospheric CO2 and Reusing It http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21160&SEO=swiss-company-bets-on-absorbing-atmospheric-co2-and-reusing-it Zurich, Nov 16 (Prensa Latina) Swiss businessmen are betting on innovative technologies to absorb atmospheric carbon dioxide (CO2) and transform it into something useful, according to BBC reports. Mexico Cancer Summit-- Opportunity to Exchange Experiences http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21102&SEO=mexico-cancer-summit-opportunity-to-exchange-experiences Mexico, Nov 15 (Prensa Latina) Cuban Vice Minister of Public Health Alfredo Gonzalez considered here today the Summit of Leaders against Cancer of great importance to exchange experiences with experts from the region, on its main results in the control and prevention policies of the disease in the region. More Than 1,000 Aftershocks Due to Strong Earthquake in Costa Rica http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21095&SEO=more-than-1000-aftershocks-due-to-strong-earthquake-in-costa-rica San Jose, Nov 15 (Prensa Latina) The Volcanological and Seismological Observatory of Costa Rica (Ovsicori) registered today more than 1,000 aftershocks, less than 72 hours after the earthquake of 6.5 on the Richter scale that shook this nation, without serious human or material damage. Cuba Hosts Congress on Community Genetics http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21077&SEO=cuba-hosts-congress-on-community-genetics Havana, Nov 15 (Prensa Latina) The 3rd International Congress on Community Genetics began today in this capital with the assistance of representatives of some 15 countries to share experiences on the progress of human and medical genetics in Cuba and other nations. Cuba Assesses Early Warning Program in Case of Natural Disasters http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21072&SEO=cuba-assesses-early-warning-program-in-case-of-natural-disasters Sancti Spiritus, Cuba, Nov 15 (Prensa Latina) The program to strengthen the Hydrometeorological Early Warning System (FORSAT) in case of catastrophes and natural disasters is currently topping the agenda of the current visit of the UNDP and the European Union (EU) to this central Cuban province.