Colombia: Political Sexism
Former presidential candidate Piedad Cordoba has spoken out against political discrimination against women.
Teebot, in Ecuador, piques small kids' interest in mechatronics
Teebot, an Ecuadoran educational project, lets Ecuadoran children participate in the fields of engineering and robotics for the first time. The children can program the robot themselves, which allows them to visualize themselves pursuing studies ...
Colombia's National Observatory promoting knowledge on astronomy
The National Astronomic Observatory in Colombia is a place where the study of astronomy is intended to contribute to the development of knowledge and dissemination of information on the matter. teleSUR
Experts agree that "fracking" hurts the environment
Hydraulic fracturing, or fracking, as it is commonly known, is an oil and natural gas drilling technique that has grown in popularity worldwide. However, experts agree that its impact on the environement is extremely aggressive. ...
Ecuador: Government creates Ikiam University to preserve biodiversity
Ecuador chose to use scientific investigation to preserve its biodiversity. For this purpose was created Ikiam, a university specialised in Amazon issues, which is located on the Colonso Chalupas Biological Reserve. teleSUR Ecuador le apuesta ...
National Cinemateca of Ecuador preserves audiovisual cultural heritage
The National Cinemateca of Ecuador preserves the country's national audiovisual heritage, through a work of digitalisation and restoration of old films. Thanks to their work, 4,000 Ecuadorian films are already considered cultural heritage. teleSUR
Uruguay will orbit the AntelSat constructed entirely by its scientists
AntelSat, the first fully Uruguayan satellite, will soon be launched into the orbit, announced the engineer Juan Pechiar, scientific director of the project that made the construction of the artifact ??possible. teleSUR
Argentina performs first artificial heart transplant successfully
Argentina's first artificial heart transplant was successfully carried out on a 16 year old through innovative technology. Horacio Vogelfang, Head of Transplant, explains the procedure. teleSUR
The fifth Venezuelan IT Olympics conclude
Jóvenes de todos los estados venezolanos participaron en las Quintas Olimpíadas Venezolanas de la Informática que concluyeron ayer. Los 40 proyectos triunfadores en software y hardware libres se llevarán a la Olimpíada Mundial que se ...
Millions take advantage of digital scholastic application in Perú
A digital scholastic application developed by a group of peruvian students improves student studying. The program is named "In Class" and its creators state that it has been downloaded by 3.5 million academics worldwide. teleSUR