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Interior Ciencia

Washington, Aug 13 (Prensa Latina) Scientists at MIT's McGovern Institute for Brain Research may have successfully pinpointed the part of the brain that causes pessimistic thought.

Rome, Aug 13 (Prensa Latina) FAO has noted today that nearly a third of the world's soils are degraded in a world where more than 815 million people are suffering from hunger and malnutrition.

Niamey, Aug 13 (Prensa Latina) A cholera outbreak in a remote southern Niger region has killed 13 people without health authorities have been capable of taking measures to control it, it was reported here today.

Jakarta, Aug 13 (Prensa Latina) Indonesian authorities have raised the death toll today to 436 after the violent 5.9-magnitude aftershock which struck the tourist island of Lombok on August 5.

Kinshasa, Aug 12 (Prensa Latina) The report says that 74 health agents are suspected of being infected with Ebola which is a blow to the campaign against the disease in the northeast of the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC).

Luanda, Aug 12 (Prensa Latina) Cholera has left 26 dead and 1,450 cases so far this year in several provinces of Angola, said the national director of Public Health, Isilda Neves, quoted today by the main news reports.

Ramallah, Aug 10 (Prensa Latina) The Ministry of Education has announced today that Palestine has ranked second place in the global challenge of Technovision for smartphone applications,for girls and young women between 10 and 18.

Jakarta, Aug 9 (Prensa Latina) A new tremor of 6.2 magnitude hit the Indonesian island of Lombok today, after the devastating earthquake last Sunday.

Havana, Aug 9 (Prensa Latina) The meteor shower The Perseides, will be seen from any point of the Cuban territory between the night of the 12th and the first hours of the 13th, according to daily Granma.

Sancti Spiritus, Cuba, Aug 8 (Prensa Latina) Electrification through independent photovoltaic solar panels favored about 700 isolated houses in this central province, as part of a national program implemented through the use of renewable energy.