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“Until there is a vaccine, COVID-19 will be part of our life”, warned UNAM scientist who fought against H1N1

“The COVID-19 pandemic has disrupted all activities in the world and has posed a challenge for humanity, and there is still time for this situation to end,” said Alejandro Macías Hernández, member of the University Commission for the Attention of the Coronavirus emergency, from the Autonomous University of Mexico ( UNAM ). He indicated that...
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Phase 4 of COVID-19 already applied in San Pedro Garza, Nuevo León

The Municipal Government of San Pedro Garza García reinforce the access filters at the entrances of the municipality, as part of the measures in the face of the coronavirus health emergency (Covid-19). The Municipal Public Security Secretariat implemented Phase 4 of the COVID-19 plan at 7:00 am on Friday, in which around 300 police elements...
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Fire consumes four chemical companies in Nuevo León

Fire at four companies, where chemicals and easily combustion products were stored, caused dozens of employees and neighbors to be evacuated on Friday night in García, Nuevo León. At least five workers were burned and transferred to area hospitals. Civil Protection of Nuevo León reported that the affected industrial plants, which cover an area of...
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While the rest of the world cheers medical staff, many are victims of violence in Mexico

They are the first line of defense against the COVID-19 pandemic. But in Mexico, unlike what happens in other countries, doctors and nurses have been victims of harassment and attacks that have become so common that the federal authorities have asked the population to show solidarity and end threats to health personnel. In recent weeks,...
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A new herd of American bison arrives in Mexico

The Janos de Chihuahua Biosphere Reserve to the Protection Areas of Flora and Fauna Maderas del Carmen and Ocampo de Coahuila transferred 19 bison to the Coahuila plains after they disappeared from the area over 100 years ago. The American bison is the largest land mammal in the American continent, this impressive species was part...
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Shooting at elementary school in Coahuila, Mexico

This morning, a minor from Colegio Cervantes de Torreón , located in Torreón, Coahuila, shot at his classmates. So far, there are reports that there are two dead and several injured. The child, who is reported to be in the sixth grade, also fired on his teacher and then himself. So far the official information...
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Leon serves up 780 meters of Rosca de Reyes

The palate of hundreds of people in Leon was spoiled with the distribution of the traditional mega-Rosca de Reyes that had a dimension of approximately 780 meters. In the neighborhood of San Juan de Dios, they were the first to taste the traditional holiday bread; where about 308 meters of bread was delivered. In addition,...
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New book explores the origins of racism in Mexico

Racism in Mexico has been poorly recognized and studied, particularly that faced by Afro-Mexican people. Ignorance, silence and denial of the economic, social and cultural participation of women, men and children of African origin in the construction of Mexican society are examples of this situation. A new book, Study of Racism: Afro Descendants in Mexico...
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More than a thousand known mites in Mexico are harmful to humans

While mites perform important functions such as biological control and the circulation of nutrients in the soil, half of the 2,700 known in Mexico are harmful to humans, said the specialist Griselda Montiel. In the world, approximately 55 thousand species of mites (microscopic animals with the exception of ticks that reach up to three centimeters...
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Nuevo León joins other states in Mexico banning single-use plastics

The Nuevo León Congress approved a ban on the sale, marketing and use of plastic products designed for disposal after a single-use. Among the items are forks, knives, spoons, mixing sticks, plates, cotton swabs, cups and their lids, trays, and containers for transporting food, that is, all those that are known as disposable. When reading...
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