Science

Students build mobile apps at summer camp

Students build mobile apps at summer camp

Nineteen students, ages 6 to 18, had an opportunity to try their hands at building mobile apps as a part of the “Creating Mobile Apps with MAPS” workshop held this month at Horizon Academy in Belize [...]

Aquaculture as gateway to “Blue Economy” for CRFM States

Aquaculture as gateway to “Blue Economy” for CRFM States

Globally, aquaculture is a multi-billion-dollar industry, but the Caribbean has yet to tap into its true potential to expand marine and fresh water aquaculture. The good news is that a recently concluded study will provide the [...]

A million GM mosquitos, with lethal infanticide genes, introduced to our region

A million GM mosquitos, with lethal infanticide genes, introduced to our region

Panama is first country to release GM mosquitos Male GM mosquitoes have “lethal genes” to kill their own offspring Director of Health Services Dr. Michael Pitts indicated to us today that there has been talk in [...]

Manatee killed in the Haulover River

Manatee killed in the Haulover River

Too many manatees killed within too short a space of time Despite the plea of the Fisheries Department and other agencies to boat operators travelling in the Haulover River to be very careful in order to [...]