From the moment they are born children live in a world of screens; as a result, they use the Internet or any digital device that falls into their hands naturally, intuitively and without fear. So the main aim of this work by the UPV/EHU was to find out from a range of different perspectives about …More
A study by the UPV/EHU’s Department of Physical Education and Sport explores and compares the influence of athletic ability, sex and type of circuit on the pacing adopted by marathon runners, and concludes that one of the key factors in the athlete’s performance is the pacing strategy adopted during the race.
The arguments surrounding the limits …More
On Tuesday, July 14th, the Andorran government approved news regulations for the public health emergency caused by the SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus, which take exceptional measures to minimize the risk of transmission of the virus.
According to Andorran Minister of Health Joan Martinez Benazet, given the epidemiological situation in neighbouring countries and the opening of borders, it is …More
Why is our Universe made of matter? Why does everything exist as we know it? These questions are linked to one of the most important unsolved problems in particle physics. This problem is that of the nature of the neutrino, which could be its own antiparticle, as argued by the unfortunate Italian genius Ettore Majorana …More
Since Wednesday, July 1, Tarrega (Catalonia) launches seven Wifi access points in various public places and municipal buildings. Wifi points are located at Plaça Major, Plaça del Carme and Plaça de Sant Antoni, as well as at the City Hall, the Education Center, the municipal basins and the public library.
This project is part of the …More
The Ripoll city council (Catalonia), chaired by the mayor of the city, Jordi Munell, decided to support Tensión Téxtil, SLU and all its employees.
The fire completely destroyed one of the industrial buildings of the Catalan company Tensión Téxtil, SLU. The fire was caused by lightning and occurred on June 20, 2020.
Tensión Téxtil, …More
The Spanish-Andorran border registered a mobility 2% lower on this 22nd June, to that of last year. As for the Franco-Andorran border, the first fortnight of June has experienced an increase of 27%. Comparing these data with June 2019, there is an increase of 50%.
The accumulation of so-called “one-day tourists” coming to Andorra for cheap …More
From 1st July, before going to see a medical consultant in Andorra, patients must visit their GP, (or referring doctor), so that he/she can make the relevant referral. Accordingly, patients will need to pay twice.
This decision has been made by the government of Andorra.
Gynecologists, ophthalmologists and dentists are excluded from the list of these specialties, …More
Incorporating renewable energies into the electricity system entails a certain degree of volatility in the electricity price owing to the intermittent nature of generation by plants of this type. However, a study by the UPV/EHU shows that the greatest volatility is caused when unexpected regulatory changes are made in the renewable sector. What disrupts economic …More
FC Barcelona player Leo Messi has purchased the Himàlaia Baqueira through his hotel company MiM. It is a four-star hotel establishment, located in Ruda region, in the municipality of Naut Aran, which is one of the most luxurious areas for hotels.
The hotel has 142 rooms fully equipped. Its facilities also include a spa with sauna, …More