Throngs of citizens participated in an impressive demonstration earlier this month in San Jose.
It was already dark in mid-October when we arrived to the Costa Rican birding mecca of Rancho Naturalista to have...
"Wall Street big, 49, killed by shark while diving in Costa Rica", Fox News (N.Y. Post) 11/4/2017: A 49-year-old Wall Street private equity manager was killed by a tiger shark while diving with a group off a Costa Rican island, according to officials. This use of big as a noun is nothing new — the […]
San José (AFP) - A 49-year-old US female tourist was killed by a tiger shark this week while diving off a Costa Rican island in the Pacific Ocean, the government and local media reported. The attack also badly injured the 26-year-old male Costa Rican diving guide leading the group that included the American woman. Show More Summary
A Manhattan private equity director known for her philanthropic efforts was mauled to death by a shark during a scuba diving excursion off the coast of Costa Rica in an attack so severe that first responders had no chance to … More » The post NYC Executive Killed In Shark Attack Off Costa Rican Coast appeared first on EveryJoe.
A Manhattan private equity director was fatally mauled by a shark while scuba diving off the coast of Costa Rica, authorities said. Read more...
A Manhattan private equity director was fatally mauled by a shark while scuba diving off the coast of Costa Rica, authorities said.
A strong earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 6.5 shook Costa Rica on Sunday night, knocking items from shelves and sending people rushing outside in panic.
Costa Rican prosecutors have reopened a case against former president and Nobel Peace Prize winner Oscar Arias for authorizing a Canadian-owned company to mine gold despite environmental concerns, officials said Thursday. The decision,...Show More Summary
La Liga giants Real Madrid this afternoon confirmed that goalkeeper Keylor Navas has been sidelined with a thigh injury. Integral figure 30-year-old Costa Rican international Navas has developed into one of the world’s finest shot-stoppers over the last couple of seasons in the Spanish capital, with Real having reportedly abandoned their chase of Manchester United […]
Of the millions of eggs laid by the endangered olive ridley sea turtles on one Costa Rican beach, few survive both predators and poachers. But how could allowing local villagers to harvest the eggs be a solution? Dawn on Costa Rica’s Pacific coast and the dark figure of a man at the water’s edge gradually becomes distinct under a pinkening sky. Show More Summary
Costa Rican doctors go to trial for international organ trafficking.
Instagram we all know. It’s a great way to share your photos on what Starbucks missed your name, how wonderful the sunset in South Africa is and how to envy your followers while driving on a cable car through the Costa Rican jungle. But what you might not know is the fact that Instagram […]
An upstate New York businessman plunged to his death in a freak rappelling accident Saturday in a remote Costa Rican rainforest.
Beneath the Antarctic ice, Weddell seals play in underwater caverns. Resplendent quetzals deliver food to their young in a Costa Rican cloud forest. And an elephant gazes at a photographer as her herd quenches its thirst by the edgeShow More Summary
Orange isn’t just the new black. It’s also the new green. Twenty years ago, an orange juice producer dumped thousands of tons of orange peels and pulp onto a barren section of a Costa Rican national park, which has since transformed into a lush, vine-laden woodland. Show More Summary
When I lived in a remote Costa Rican jungle I had to walk 3 hours through deep, remote, sometimes dangerous terrain to get into town. Yeah that’s me in the picture above. Landslides, venomous scorpions and snakes, bullet ants and poison dart frogs met us at times, adding a harrowing element to our journey. Show More Summary
In 1997, ecologists Daniel Janzen and Winnie Hallwachs convinced a Costa Rican orange juice maker to to dump their waste peels in a clear-cut abandoned pasture that was in a national park. Twenty years later, the enriched soil nourishes tropical forest again, according to a new report. (more…)
[ image could not be processed - please retry - src was http://www.neatorama.com/plugin/ajaximgupload/previewimg/visimgupload-1/1504001736?u=0.70 ]/> Have you ever wondered what orange juice companies do with all the peels from the fruit...Show More Summary
Luis Wachong is a member of Costa Rican firedancing troupe Pyrodanza. Here he does an impressive sunset routine with a series of fire-tipped props. (more…)