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2015-04-24 23:03:17

Next Coast Media has announced the addition of a special session at the Nexus 2015 conference where one of the world’s leading Internet analysts will examine Cuba's Internet and technology

2015-04-21 12:22:43

Travelers can now book online using CheapAir.com to fly direct from Miami, NYC, and Tampa to six cities in Cuba CALABASAS, Calif., April 21, 2015 /PRNewswire/ --

2015-04-20 16:29:16

WASHINGTON, April 20, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Mike Beall, president and CEO of the National Cooperative Business Association CLUSA International, will testify on behalf of NCBA CLUSA

2015-04-20 08:27:38

Under Obama's new rules, insightCuba's Havana Marathon tours allow U.S.

2015-04-06 16:23:38

MIAMI, April 6, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Fuego Enterprises, Inc.

2015-04-02 08:26:45

NEW YORK, April 2, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- bitLanders was again this year a proud sponsor of the 2015 New York Open Judo Team Championship hosted at the New York Athletic Club.

2015-03-30 08:26:54

Seven-Day, Six-Night Baseball Tour to Feature Exclusive Meetings with Retired Baseball Players, Sports Figures and Cuban Baseball Games NEW ROCHELLE, N.Y., March 30, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/

NYC To Turn Some Of Its 12,000 Phone Booths Into Free Wifi Spots
2015-03-20 10:59:37

A Havana-based cultural center has become home to the first free public Wi-Fi spot in Cuba, a major breakthrough in a country where Internet access costs a reported $900 each month.

2015-03-15 23:01:15

Starting on March 17th, HablaCuba.com launches a double bonus promotion for Cubacel recharges. Atlanta, Georgia (PRWEB) March 15, 2015 #1 Believe it

2015-03-10 12:21:12

New service arrives on the heels of Obama administration's new regulations aimed to help Americans face fewer obstacles in traveling to Cuba CALABASAS, Calif., March 10, 2015 /PRNewswire/


Latest Cuba Reference Libraries

Cuban Macaw, Ara tricolor
2014-09-11 11:07:56

The Cuban Macaw or the Cuban Red Macaw (Ara tricolor) is an extinct species of parrot that was native to Cuba and the Isla de la Juventud, an island off of the coast of west Cuba. At around 18 to 20 inches long it was one of the smaller members of the Ara genus of macaws. It was the last species of macaw that was native to the Caribbean islands to go extinct. A number of skins are preserved in museums; however, no eggs have survived. A pair was kept in the royal menagerie at Schonbrunn...

Cuban pine, Pinus cubensis
2014-02-25 16:09:34

Cuban pine (Pinus cubensis) is the only native pine and is abundant on the island of Cuba especially in the eastern highlands of Sierra Nipe-Cristal and Sierra Maestra. The Cuban pine can also be found along the coastline in South Carolina, Florida, Louisiana, and the Bahamas. This pine is also called the swamp pine. The Cuban pine can grow from 100 to 200 feet tall when grown in damp, sandy soil. The trunk is thicker at the bottom and sports a thick crown. The bark has scaly grooves that...

Gulf of Mexico
2013-04-18 13:40:55

The Gulf of Mexico is an ocean basin that is largely surrounded by the continent North America and the island of Cuba. It’s bordered on the northeast, north, and northwest by the Gulf Coast of the United States, towards the southwest and south by Mexico, and towards the southeast by Cuba. It’s often referred to as the “Third Coast” in Texas and Louisiana, in comparison with the U.S. Pacific and Atlantic Coasts. The shape of its basin is more or less, an oval and is about 1,500...

Zapata Rail, Cyanolimnas cerverai
2012-11-27 00:03:03

The Zapata Rail is the only member of the monotypic genus Cyanolimnus. It is overall a dark-colored rail bird. It has grayish-blue underparts, a red-based yellow bill, brown upperparts, white under tail coverts, and red eyes and legs. Their short wings make it almost unable to fly. It is endemic to the wetlands of the Zapata Peninsula in southern Cuba, where its only known nest was discovered in saw grass tussocks. There is not much known about its diet or its reproductive behavior, and its...

Cuban Black Hawk, Buteogallus gundlachii
2012-04-02 17:57:56

The Cuban Black Hawk, (Buteogallus gundlachii), is a species of bird of prey in the Accipitridae family. This family includes eagles, hawks and Old World vultures. It is endemic to the island of Cuba, where it is only found along the coastal areas. The IUCN listed the Cuban Black Hawk as near threatened in 2008. The Cuban Black Hawk has traditionally been considered a subspecies of the Common Black Hawk, (B. anthracinus). Recent evidence, however, suggested it should be treated as a...

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