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Science

Abu Dhabi, Sep 26 (Prensa Latina) United Arab Emirates' astronaut Maj Hazza Al Mansouri is celebrating this Thursday his first day at the International Space Station, after being launched into space at 2.20 am local time, from the Baikonur Cosmodrome, in Kazakhstan.


San Juan, Sep 26 (Prensa Latina) Some 67 percent of Puerto Rican households live below the poverty level, which greatly limits access to a balanced diet, warned on Thursday Denise Santos, president of the Food Bank.


Texto and photo: Livia Rodríguez Delis
Havana, Sep 25 (Prensa Latina) The United States blockade on Cuba greatly affects centers attached to the Ministry of Higher Education (MES), mainly in the field of research, Ministry official Reynaldo Velazquez noted.


Santiago de Chile, Sep 25 (Prensa Latina) The Chilean government will convene a 'national unity' panel to confront the drought that affects a third of the country and is considered the most severe in the last 50 years.


Islamabad, Sep 25 (Prensa Latina) At least 30 people were killed and more than 370 injured in the magnitude 5.6 earthquake that struck Punjab and Khyber-Pakthunkhwa provinces in Pakistan, according to disaster management authorities.


Luanda, Sep 25 (Prensa Latina) Angola's government is delivering basic food such as rice, corn and beans to drought victims, in the face of deteriorating living conditions for many families.


Havana, Sep 25 (Prensa Latina) Experts from seven countries will meet in the 4th Forum of Entrepreneurs and Leaders in Information Technology (Felti 2019) that will take place in this capital starting today until the 27th, organizers reported.


Santiago de Chile, Sep 25 (Prensa Latina) A demonstration to demand the government take effective and urgent measures to combat the effects of climate change in Chile was called for next Friday by environmental and social organizations.


San Juan, Sep 24 (Prensa Latina) After a 6.0-magnitude earthquake near Monday midnight, Puerto Ricans are getting ready today to receive the effects of Karen Storm, which threatens the entire country.


Havana, Sep 24 (Prensa Latina) Contributing to strengthening food and nutritional security is one of the priorities of the FAO office in Cuba, it was reported here on Tuesday.


United Nations, Sep 24 (Prensa Latina) Cuban Foreign Minister Bruno Rodríguez strongly rejected this Tuesday statements made by the Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro at the UN General Assembly, which Bruno Rodríguez described as slander.