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Science

climate changeWashington, March 20 (Prensa Latina) Scientists at the University of California, USA, on Thursday confirmed the increase in melting ice and rising sea levels in Greenland as a result of climate change.


Beijing, Mar 12 (Prensa Latina) Scientists in China have reported that COVID-19 can damage the testicles, the quality of sperm and, consequently, cause infertility in men, who are also the most likely to contract it.


Beijing, Mar 10 (Prensa Latina) Chinese President Xi Jinping insisted on Tuesday on maintaining strict prevention and control of the Covid-19 outbreak in Hubei province and its capital, Wuhan, although he lauded the decrease of the epidemic there.


I T in Cuba, now for more interaction on the web
By Ana Laura Arbesú

Havana, Mar 10 (Prensa Latina) After the start-up of information technologies and the presence of Cuba on the Internet, the challenge now is the generation of quality content and services, Cuban Vice Minister of Communications Ernesto Rodríguez explained here today.


Cuba takes measures to detect COVID-19Havana, Mar 10 (Prensa Latina) Cuba has taken surveillance and control measures in all international points of access to prevent the arrival in the country of any person carrying the new COVID-19 coronavirus.


Climate change is a serious threat against marine turtlesNew Delhi, Feb 21 (Prensa Latina) The environmental conference COP13, being held in India, debated the threats against the loggerhead sea turtles, including poaching and incidental fishing, the degradation of their nesting areas due to coastal development, pollution and climate change.


UN Convention will protect Great Indian Bustard and Asian ElephantNew Delhi, Feb 21 (Prensa Latina) The thirteenth Conference of Parties (COP13) of the UN Convention on Migratory Species, taking place in the Indian city of Gandhinagar included the protection of the Great Indian Bustard, the Asian Elephant and the Bengal Florican.


New Delhi, Feb 20 (Prensa Latina) Ethiopia on Thursday signed the Memorandum of Understanding on the Conservation of Migratory Birds of Prey in Africa and Eurasia (Raptors MoU), during the Parties' Conference (COP13) in India.


Pangolins, potential carrier of coronavirus, Chinese scientists sayBeijing, Feb 7 (Prensa Latina) Pangolins, much coveted for its supposed therapeutic benefits, could be the exact animal that developed the deadly coronavirus 2019-nCoV and transmitted it to humans, Chinese scientists informed on Friday, although other intermediaries were not ruled out.


Havana, Feb 7 (Prensa Latina) The Rector of the University of Computer Science in Cuba announced that the country will open in September the engineering career in Cybersecurity, aimed at redoubling the protection of cyberspace of the island.