Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Canal RSS de la Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Immunization Week in America for 70 Million People La Habana, Apr 20 (Prensa Latina) The XVI Immunization Week in America, which will take place from April 23 to 28, aims to protect 70 million people from a number of preventable, dangerous diseases, organizers announced today. , Arthroscopy International Symposium Ends in Cuba Ciego de Avila,Cuba April 20(Prensa Latina) 14th Arthroscopy International Symposium which ended Friday in this city was very useful for Cuban and Foreign Orthopedic doctors after three days of exchanges and theoretical and practical workshops. First Satellite Available to Public in 2019 Washington, Apr 20(Prensa Latina) The first space telescope available to the public will be launched in late 2019 on a Falcon 9 rocket belonging to the Aerospace Transportation American Company Space X, official sources reported. Five Killed in Ammonia Tank Accident in Sri Lanka Rubber Factory Colombo, Apr 19 (Prensa Latina) At least five people were killed in Sri Lanka today when a worker at a rubber factory fell into a tank of ammonia and a colleague and local residents died trying to save him, police said. Great Barrier Reef: 30% of Coral Died in Catastrophic 2016 Heatwave London, Apr 19 (Prensa Latina) Scientists have chronicled the ''mass mortality'' of corals on the Great Barrier Reef, in a new report that says 30 percent of the reef''s corals died in a catastrophic nine-month marine heatwave. Six Fold Increase in Renewable Energy Required to Stay Below 2ºC Berlín, Apr 19 (Prensa Latina) A six-fold increase in renewable energy adoption is required in order to prevent the world overheating beyond 2 ºC, and this would also benefit the global economy and human welfare, finds the latest edition of the International Renewable Energy Agency''s (IRENA) long-term renewable energy outlook. March 2018 in Top 6 Warmest on Record Washington, Apr 18 (Prensa Latina) According to a monthly analysis by scientists at NASA''s Goddard Institute for Space Studies (GISS), March 2018 was among the six warmest Marches since modern-record-keeping began. Asteroid as Big as a Warehouse is Freakiest Near Miss in Years Washington, Apr 18 (Prensa Latina) A space rock soared by Earth closer than half the distance to the moon just hours after being spotted for the first time on Saturday. Heavy Rain Kills 14 in Tanzania Dar El Salaam, Apr 18 (Prensa Latina) Heavy rains that hit this capital a few days ago have killed 14 people, police sources reported today. Experts From Several Countries in Orthopedic Event in Cuba Ciego de Avila, Cuba Apr 18 (Prensa Latina) Experts from Switzerland, Austria, France, Canada, Puerto Rico and Cuba attend the 16th International Arthroscopy Symposium, which will be held in this city until April19. Cuban Universities Attend ACM-ICPC in China Beijing, Apr 18 (Prensa Latina) Three Cuban universities are participating today in the ACM International Collegiate Programming Contest (ICPC), based in China, with 140 teams from all over the world, diplomatic sources reported. Cuban Centenarians Meet at Longevity 2018 Havana, Apr 18 (Prensa Latina) A group of ten Cubans over 100 years of age met with scientists from all medical specialties who are participating in the 15th International Seminar on Longevity. Debates in Havana About Longevity and Life Quality Havana, Apr 17(Prensa Latina) A Walk for Life will be the beginning of the activities of the 15th International Seminar on Longevity,where scientists of all specialties and nationalities will gather today in Havana. FAO Alerts on Risks for Workers of Agricultural and Forestry Rome, Apr 17 (Prensa Latina) The United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) alerted today on the risks agricultural and forestry workers are exposed to. Irpacuba 2018 Analyzes Regulatory Infrastructure in the Countries Havana, Apr 17 (Prensa Latina) The development of a regulatory structure in the countries focuses the analysis today at the XI Regional Congress of Radiological and Nuclear Safety, Irpacuba 2018, opened here with delegates from 21 nations. At Least 100 Deaths Due to Lassa Fever in Nigeria Abuja, Apr 16 (Prensa Latina) A total of 101 people have died of Lassa fever in only two months in Nigeria, according to national and international institutions that are studying the current outbreak of the desease in this African country. Ethiopia Launches National Plan to Reduce Uterine Cancer Addis Abbaba, Apr 16 (Prensa Latina) Ethiopia Public Health Ministry implemented today national strategies for the reduction of deaths by non-communicable diseases, mainly those with higher incidence such as that of uterus Cancer. Vietnamese Experts Deactivate Old US Bomb Hanoi, Apr 15 (Prensa Latina) Explosives experts deactivated a bomb from the time of the war against the United States, in the northern Vietnamese province of Quang Ninh where a highway is being built. FinTech Haiti Discusses the Use of Cryptocurrency Port-au-Prince, Apr 13 (Prensa Latina) Financial technology returns to the news with the opening today of the third edition of FinTech Haiti, dedicated to cryptocurrency as a means of digital exchange. Uruguayan Experts Work in Rescuing Pre Hispanic Settlement Montevideo, Apr 13 (Prensa Latina) Uruguayan archaeologists are now working in the rescue of an indigenous establishment that according to the first traces, the original population of the place could have lived before the ''charrúas'', revealed today the local press.