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Researchers: Climate change affects frequency of volcanic eruptions

Researchers: Climate change affects frequency of volcanic eruptions

December 30th, 2012 (InsideCostaRica.com) A study that was carried out in the Central American Pacific revealed that the increase in temperatures caused by climate change has an influence on volcanic…

Private firms plan more wind farms, free zone in Tilaran

Private firms plan more wind farms, free zone in Tilaran

December 30th, 2012 (InsideCostaRica.com) Famous for its winds, the town of Tilaran, in Guanacaste, has become a magnet for wind turbines that generate electrical energy.   Jovel Arias, the local…

Updated: U.S. citizen disappears after being dragged away by wave

Updated: U.S. citizen disappears after being dragged away by wave

December 30th, 2012 (InsideCostaRica.com) A 39 year old U.S. citizen, identified as Brian Maltez, was carried away by a wave in Punta Uva Beach in Cahuita, Talamanca.   The man…

Rise in dollar exchange rate is normal, expert says

Rise in dollar exchange rate is normal, expert says

December 30th, 2012 (InsideCostaRica.com) The dollar exchange rate closed 11 colons higher yesterday in comparison to last week. The dollar opened with a sale price of 503.38 on Monday, and…

Dog finds 109 kilos of cocaine on tourist bus

December 30th, 2012 (InsideCostaRica.com) A drug dog found a cargo of 109 kilograms of cocaine in a small tourist bus on Friday night.   The discovery was made around 9pm,…