Latest La Palma Stories

2014-04-02 23:24:21

Author Mary Joann Lang says that autism improvement calls for integrative education. La Palma, California (PRWEB) April 02, 2014 April is Autism Awareness

Exclusive Species More Prevalent On Higher Altitude Islands
2012-04-11 03:47:30

In the ecosystems of islands with high mountains, endemic animal and vegetation species are twice as isolated, making them even more exclusive. A European study with Spanish involvement confirms this, which adds the factor of altitude to wider biodiversity.

Image 1 - 'Star Wars' Laser Gives new Insight Into Earth's Atmosphere
2011-11-29 13:41:59

With the need to understand global change one of today's most pressing scientific challenges, ESA is exploring novel techniques for future space missions. Firing laser pulses between satellites is promising a step up in tracking greenhouse gases.

Image 1 - Undersea Volcanic Eruptions Continue Near Canary Islands
2011-10-14 08:46:24

Two volcanic eruptions were confirmed on Wednesday near the Canary Islands, forcing at least 500 people to spend the night outside of their homes after precautionary evacuations were ordered by local authorities.

2011-07-18 03:00:00

LONDON, July 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- - A New Terminal has Opened at La Palma Airport, dealchecker.co.uk Says This Shows the Canary Islands' Dedication to Providing the Best for its Tourists - July saw the opening of the new terminal at La Palma Airport in the Canary Islands which is to double the capacity of passengers the airport is able to receive and offers the potential to open up more international routes to and from the island.

2011-03-16 00:00:29

Billy Meier, Swiss UFO contactee with unparalleled record of prophetically accurate scientific information, also foretold increased mega-quakes, tsunamis, volcanic eruptions and super storms; published warnings about mainly manmade causes of unnatural climate change and environmental disasters as early as 1951 Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) March 15, 2011 The increased danger now posed by radiation from earthquake damaged Japanese atomic power plants was specifically warned about by Swiss UFO...

2010-04-13 12:26:17

Scientists from the Canary Islands have compiled data on wild ferrets in La Palma and the damage they cause in the ecosystem, to confirm that the island is the one with the highest number of naturalized animals in the archipelago.

2009-12-20 10:10:03

A new object with an age of thousands of millions of years and a mass of one tenth of the Sun, placing it at the frontier between low-mass stars and brown dwarfs, has been discovered as the furthest of its class in Milky Way.

Word of the Day
  • The parings of haberdine; also, any kind of fragments.
The word 'gubbings' is a variant of the word 'gobbon', meaning 'a portion, gobbet.'