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The island that we were

The Central American isthmus was created about three million years ago, when the passage between the Pacific Ocean and the Caribbean Sea was closed, due to the convergence between plates, volcanic activity and the uplift of mountain ranges. Until then we had been an...

Angels and demons

Let’s imagine that one fine day, because of a tiny, invisible and insatiable bug, everything we know is transformed: toilet paper runs out in supermarkets, shops and schools close and jobs disappear, at the same time that everyone begins to fear the uncertainty...

The right to repair

After years of being cought up in a frenetic lifestyle, the coronavirus has forced us to stop. Today there is more time to read, reflect and discover. We see how the reduction in the number and frequency of flights between different destinations, as well as the...
Our smelly truth

Our smelly truth

The 17th-century French scientist and writer Blaise Pascal once said that one of the main diseases of men is its restless curiosity to know that they cannot know. Despite this phrase describes correctly the human curiosity in some areas such as academics or science,...
Electrical dilemma

Electrical dilemma

It is no secret that fossil fuels, such as gasoline and diesel, contribute to growing global warming. With the purpose of reducing this problem, in Costa Rica a law was passed that, among other benefits, exempts electric vehicles from paying taxes, so that they are...