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There is talk of tourism in the Convention of Geography in Havana

<span style="font-family: Verdana, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 10px; line-height: normal;">The Second Convention of Geography, Environment and Land hosts 200 delegates from 12 countries in the Cuban capital. The event takes up topics as the impact of tourism on the regional and local development.</span> Read More

Tribute to Marie Curie in Havana

<span style="font-family: Verdana, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 10px; line-height: 9px;">Marie Curie Skłodowska Salomea (Poland, 1867-France, 1934), winner of two Nobel Prizes, one in physics and a chemistry will be remembered in Havana for his great contributions to science and technology. It was the first recipient of the famous laurel besides being the first woman to teach at the University of Paris.</span> Read More

Symposium Held on agriculture in Santa Clara

<span style="font-family: Verdana, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 10px; line-height: 9px;">The First International Symposium on roots, rhizomes, tubers, plantains, bananas and papayas was held in Santa Clara as part of the work of the Research Institute for Tropical Viandas (INIVIT) for better agricultural production in the country. The main objective of the event was finding a way to convert the model Cuban agriculture in ecological and sustainable approach.</span> Read More

Yucatan asteroid samples in Cuba

<span style="font-family: Verdana, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 10px; line-height: normal;">Research conducted by scientists from Cuba and Japan on the island found evidence of asteroid impact in Yucatan 65 million years ago.</span> Read More

Matanzas, home of the VIII International Symposium on Wetlands 2011

<span style="font-family: Verdana, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 10px; line-height: normal;">The Environment is one of the main problems of XXI century, its preservation is a priority task in the world. As part of measures aimed at their protection will be held today from VIII International Symposium Wetlands 2011 in Matanzas, Cuba. The main theme will be climate change and its effects on island countries.</span> Read More

Cuba readies to dive into offshore oil exploration

<p style="text-align: justify;">HAVANA, July 30 (Reuters) - A Chinese-built drilling rig is expected to arrive in Cuban waters in early 2011, likely opening the open the way for full-scale exploration of the island's untapped offshore fields. Read More

Cuba raising safety bar in offshore drilling

The Cuban government is raising safety requirements for offshore drilling, Basic Industry Minister Yadira García told the national assembly Thursday. Read More

Cuban wins Silver at International Mathematical Olympiad

<div align="justify"> HAVANA, CUBA.- Cuban Young Reynaldo Gil Pons won the silver medal in the 60 International Mathematical Olympiad LI, which concludes tomorrow in Astana, Kazakhstan. </div> Read More

Underwater cable to benefit Cuba's Cell phone

<div align="justify"> Vice President of Mobile Services of the Telecommunications Company of Cuba (ETECSA) Maximo Lafuente confirmed on Wednesday that an underwater cable with Venezuela will benefit the Cuban cellular network.<br /> </div> Read More

New Software for People with Special Needs

<div align="justify"> Genesis Educational software is a privilege, created by Rosendo Martinez from Santiago de Cuba, and won the Grand Prix event, at the 10th Computers for Youth, Infoclub 2010, held recently in Havana </div> Read More

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