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The virtual ‘rescue’ of the aboriginal site that the La Palma volcano threatens to bury
The La Palma volcano it threatens the memory of the island itself. The site of cabins in the Barranco de Las Ovejas is located on the route of the volcanoes of the Isla Bonita, just 800 meters in a straight line from the emitting center and so far safe from the lava, but not from its ashes.
2021 ends without ending the debate on the time change
On the night of Saturday 30th to Sunday 31st of October there will be Change the time And it may be the last time it will be done in Spain, since in 2019 the European Union agreed that the deadline for making the last time change would be in March or October 2021.
A new mouth opens on the La Palma volcano
A new eruptive center has started to emit ash and pyroclasts southeast of the main cone of the Cumbre Vieja volcano on La Palma, as reported late on Friday by the Canary Islands Volcanological Institute (Involcan) through its Twitter account.
The fall in coronavirus infections slows in Spain with a slight rebound in incidence
The fall of the coronavirus infections in Spain it slows down. This Friday, the 14-day cumulative incidence per 100,000 inhabitants stands at 40.85, compared to the 40.52 reported yesterday by the Ministry of Health, being the first time that this indicator has rebounded since its fall began at the end of last July.
Winter or summer: what is the best time according to the experts?
In 2019 the work of a Commission created by the Government to clarify whether Spain should stop carrying out the Time change biannual and what schedule was best for our society; if the winter (GMT + 1) or the summer (GMT + 2). And although there was no consensus nor did the Executive use its analysis to make any decision, a large part of the experts did have a clear position.
Scandal in Brazil for the use of ‘human guinea pigs’ against Covid-19
Brazil passed 600,000 deaths from Covid-19 this month, the second worst figure in the world after the United States. That tragic number, however, could be higher after a series of chilling allegations came to light that suggest that many deaths from coronavirus, maybe hundreds, they were hidden after the victims were used by doctors, hospitals and laboratories, as ‘human guinea pigs’.
Do you really save with the time change?
The time change to move to the GMT + 1 zone, also called Winter time, is close and will imply that the sun sets an hour before, forcing us to turn on the light earlier. The regulations that oblige the countries of the European Union to make the biannual change have the objective of save energy and make the most of natural light, something that, at least in the short term, is not fulfilled.