Monthly Archives: April 2017

Coffee, Pineapples and Bananas

Zona de Los Santos, Costa Rica (EFE via COMTEX) — High in the mountains of central Costa Rica is Zona de los Santos, an agricultural area with unique qualities and whose inhabitants have perfected over the years the art of … Continue reading

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Mama said knock you out

  Things are going to get crazy on Cinco de Mayo weekend this year, as Canelo Alvarez and Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. will face off in a special 164.5-pound catchweight bout. A bout that offers some intriguing action potential on … Continue reading

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Freedom of the Press in Costa Rica

Reporters Without Borders (RSF) says that Costa Rica has the best record for press freedom in Latin America. The Paris-based press advocacy group says in its 2017 Press Freedom Index released Wednesday places Costa Rica sixth on a list ranking … Continue reading

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Mother of all Volcanoes

Volcano news: Poás volcano, Costa Rica Poás volcano (Costa Rica): strong explosion showers crater with glowing bombs A loud and strong explosion occurred Saturday night (22 April 2017) at 22:12 pm local time from the crater. It lasted about 1 … Continue reading

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Siberia and North America, In The Pink

  On the evening of Sunday (April 9), the moon will rise in the Virgo constellation, about 12 degrees east of Jupiter. By the time it sets Monday morning, Jupiter and the moon will be only 7 degrees apart. On … Continue reading

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