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Cloud forest flora absorb moisture from fog; at risk from climate change

Cloud forest flora absorb moisture from fog; at risk from climate change

December 20th, 2012 (InsideCostaRica.com) Research published in the journal Science found that the plants and trees of cloud forests like Monteverde quench their thirst by absorbing water droplets of fog…

Air Canada announces new discount airline brand with flights to Costa Rica

Air Canada announces new discount airline brand with flights to Costa Rica

December 20th, 2012 (InsideCostaRica.com) Air Canada announced the launch of its new, inexpensive leisure travel airline brand, “Rouge,” which will begin service in July 2013 and will provide service to…

Cartago Bishop asks Costa Ricans not to believe doomsday predictions set for tomorrow

Cartago Bishop asks Costa Ricans not to believe doomsday predictions set for tomorrow

December 20th, 2012 (InsideCostaRica.com) Tomorrow is December 21st, 2012 – a day which some believe may be the end of the world.   However, The Bishop of the Catholic Church in…

ARESEP approves increase in electricity rates

ARESEP approves increase in electricity rates

December 20th, 2012 (InsideCostaRica.com) The Public Service Regulating Authority (ARESEP) has approved increases in the electrical rates for 5 of Costa Rica’s electric distributors. The increases vary between 1.44% and…