The power of kindness: Karma Tribe in Costa Rica -
“It’s an amazing project that’s going to change the world!” my colleague Jacqueline told me excitedly. “It’s a new way for people to connect and start helping each other.”
Strong earthquake on Costa Rica's Central Pacific is felt across country -
A 6.9-magnitude earthquake shook Costa Rica at 8:28 pm, with an epicenter approximately 15 km southwest of the Central Pacific beach town of Esterillos, according to the National University’s Volcanological and Seismological Observatory of Costa Rica (OVISCORI). Tico Times readers reported feeling the quake very strongly in the Central Valley, where buildings swayed and some residents […]
Is climate change a factor in Costa Rica's rising childhood asthma cases? -
This year’s National Medical Conference will further explore the issue as well as other climate-change related topics such as climate change and its effects on severe diarrhea or neurological disease.
Rains expected to lessen as of Saturday; Manuel Antonio reopens -
Earlier this week, authorities expressed concerns that heavy rains, while typical this time of year in Costa Rica, might cause disproportionate damage to land – particularly riverbanks – already destabilized by Tropical Storm Nate in early October.
Manuel Antonio National Park closed due to heavy rains -
Park administrators evacuated all tourists and researchers within the park on Tuesday and will continue to evaluate evolving weather conditions to determine when the park can reopen.