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2015-04-07 12:24:53

Thrive Natural Care Launches Fundraising Campaign on CircleUp SAN FRANCISCO, April 7, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Face it! Men want to look good and feel good, from head to toe,

2015-04-02 23:05:53

TenStep Corporate has announced the opening of a new office in Costa Rica. Atlanta, Georgia (PRWEB) April 02, 2015 TenStep is excited to announce a new

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2015-04-01 13:47:40

The secrets of how Earth’s continents first formed over 2.5 billion years ago lie in relatively recent geologic events that took place 10 million years ago in what is now Panama and Costa Rica.

2015-03-19 23:04:07

Unlimited Vacation Club Reveals A New Secret, Announces Riviera Maya’s Newest Luxury Resort Orlando, Florida (PRWEB) March 19, 2015

2015-03-18 08:24:51

ATENAS, Costa Rica, March 18, 2015 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- The Retreat at Altos del Monte (theretreatcostarica.com), a luxury 11-room boutique hotel, spa and yoga retreat is set to open March

2015-03-16 08:32:18

Reality Star in Search of Sobriety Says Iboga Treatment is the Answer MALIBU, Calif., March 16, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Scott Disick is checking into Rythmia Life Advancement Center (RLAC) in

2015-03-07 23:00:48

MobileRecharge app is now available also in Spanish on Google Play, besides English, for all Hispanic expats willing to top up a mobile in South or Central America. Atlanta,

2015-03-07 16:20:12

Costa Rica becomes carrier's seventh country served with daily nonstop service between Baltimore/Washington and San Jose, Costa Rica DALLAS, March 7, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The People of

2015-02-27 12:21:39

Pirelli Tire Joins Other Premier Manufacturers and Distributors Sponsoring Tyrexpo2015, the Inaugural Trade Show to be held April 29-May 1, 2015 at the Pedregal Convention Center in San Jose, Costa


Latest Costa Rica Reference Libraries

Eastern Pondhawk
2014-11-19 10:48:05

The eastern pondhawk (Erythemis simplicicollis), also known as the common pondhawk, is a species of dragonfly that can be found in North America. Its range includes eastern areas of the United States, Belize, two provinces of Canada including Ontario, Costa Rica, Cuba, Honduras, Jamaica, eleven states in Mexico, and Nicaragua, among other areas. This species is found near almost every source of water. It differs in appearance depending upon the sex, with males holding blue and green color and...

Irazú Volcano
2014-10-04 18:35:23

Irazú Volcano, known as Volcán Irazú in Spanish, is an active stratovolcano that is located in Costa Rica. The origin of the volcano’s name is unknown, but it is thought to be a variant of the word Iztarú, which is the name of a village that was near the volcano, or a mixture of the words ara, meaning point, and tzu, meaning thunder. It is locally known as The Colossus due to large past eruptions. This volcano is located within Irazú Volcano National Park, which holds montane forests...

Rincón de la Vieja
2014-10-04 18:29:11

Rincón de la Vieja is an active complex volcano that is located in northwestern Costa Rica. Its name, meaning The Old Woman's Corner, refers to a legend that says that a woman’s lover was thrown into the volcano by her father, after which she lived on the volcano as a recluse. This volcano reaches 6,286 feet in elevation and is the tallest volcano in Rincón de la Vieja Volcano National Park. Visitors were once permitted to climb up to the crater, but a recent eruption caused this area to...

Costa Rican Variable Harlequin Toad, Atelopus Varius
2014-08-29 09:49:13

The Costa Rican Variable Harlequin Toad, Atelopus varius, known also as the clown frog, is a neo-tropical true toad belonging to the family Bufonidae. Ranging once from Costa Rica to Panama, A. varius is currently listed as critically endangered and has been decreased to a single remnant population near Quepos, Costa Rica and is assumed to be extinct within Panama. Some recent variation in the air temperature, precipitation, stream flow patterns, and the following spread of a pathogenic...

Arenal Volcano
2014-08-28 11:31:44

Arenal Volcano, also known as Volcán Arenal, is an active stratovolcano that is located in northwestern Costa Rica. It can be found in Arenal Volcano National Park and was one of Costa Rica’s most active volcanoes until 2010. This volcano has a small crater and several eruptive vents and is the youngest of all active volcanoes in Costa Rica. Arenal Volcano has produced some violent eruptions, including the eruption of 1968, which covered three villages, killed eighty-seven people, and...

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