Radio Havana Cuba

A friendly voice around the world

  • Follow Us on

#NoMasBloqueo #SolidaridadVsBloqueo

Cuban and U.S. Scientists Launch Joint Research on Hurricanes

Havana, March 23 (RHC-ACN)-- Cuban and US scientists held a joint workshop in Havana to study the frequency and intensity of hurricanes that have hit the Caribbean state over the past years. The aim of the study was to exchange and expand their knowledge on those natural phenomena.

The project is part of the National Climate Change Program and includes the participation of experts from the US Universities of Auburn and Alabama.

Project Director, Cuban researcher Jesus Pajón, said it focuses on analyzing the imprint left by the hurricanes on stalagmites in caves located in western Cuba.

The Cuban expert said results of the study will be significant to evaluate possible return or recurrence cycles, particularly in the cases of noticeable strong hurricanes.

Edited by Pavel Jacomino
  • Ambassador: “Bolivia is the Consecration of Indigenous People's Dream of Liberation, Decolonization”
  • Second Stage of General Elections Underway in Cuba
  • Israel Throws New Challenge to the International Community
  • Cuba Holds President Donald Trump Responsible for Setback in Bilateral Migratory Relations
  • Pope Francisco Returns to Latin America
  • Cuban and U.S. Representatives Hold Meeting on Cyber-security and the Fight against Cyber-crimes


  • Max: 19729
  • yesterday: 4472
  • today: 1610
  • online: 206
  • total: 4222176