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Portada Ciencia

Washington, Dec 15 (Prensa Latina) Most children born with abnormally small heads known as microcephaly and other evidence of congenital Zika virus infection faced severe health and developmental challenges at the age of two, U.S. and Brazilian researchers said today.

Abuja, Dec 14 (Prensa Latina) Representatives of the Ministry of Public Health of Cuba (Minsap) presented the benefits of Heberprot-P in this capital, informed today the Cuban embassy in this country through a statement.

Berlín, Dec 14 (Prensa Latina) Consumers across the world enjoy Greek yogurt for its taste, texture, and protein-packed punch. Reaching that perfect formula, however, generates large volumes of food waste in the form of liquid whey.

Berlín, Dec 14 (Prensa Latina) Paleontologists have found the oldest known plesiosaur fossil and now believe this ancient sea-dwelling species emerged 50 million years earlier than thought.

United Nations, Dec 14 (Prensa Latina) Two months after Hurricanes Irma and Maria hit the Caribbean, about 350,000 children still need humanitarian assistance in the region, Unicef reported.

By Martha Cabrales Arias

Santiago de Cuba, Dec 14 (Prensa Latina) The Policosanol or PPG master plan is underway to revitalize this natural medicine of Cuba, which has a remarkable therapeutic efficacy, 20 years after the beginning of its generalization.

Washington, Dec 13 (Prensa Latina) The Arctic is running a fever. The magnitude and pace of the recent Arctic sea-ice decline and ocean warming is ''unprecedented'' in at least the past 1,500 years and likely much longer, according to a federal report released Tuesday by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration,NOAA.

Washington, Dec 13 (Prensa Latina) Small earthquakes at fracking sites may be early indicators of bigger tremors to come, say Univeristy of Stanford scientists.

Washington, Dec 13 (Prensa Latina) The world''s newest islandâ€''formed during a volcanic eruption in the remote Pacific three years agoâ€''may offer clues to how life potentially developed on Mars, NASA said today.

Paris, Dec 13 (Prensa Latina) In the fight against climate change, financing is confirmed today as a fundamental variable to comply with the commitments enshrined in the Paris Agreement, but the origin of that financing has become the apple of discord.