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On December 31, 1853, a dinner was held where various characters of the English elite, both scientific, intellectual, and social, met. The unusual thing about it, and why it has gone down in history, is that besides being held in the belly of a dinosaur, it also served to introduce paleontology to society and popularize its researchers and their...

Avocados have historically been an important part of the Mexican and Central American diet. Currently, the demand for this fruit has increased, since its market includes the United States, Europe, and Asia. The communities that produce it have begun to face different challenges associated with the increase in national and international demand, but...

Bacalar registers its foundation in 1544, in a region dominated by swamps, jungles, and mangroves, an action that responded in good measure to the location of what is currently known as the Bacalar Lagoon or Lagoon of the Seven Colors. By 1696, the town was abandoned due to the difficult living conditions suffered by its inhabitants, in addition to...

For the different governments of the 19th century, the transportation revolution brought about by the arrival of the railroad meant a symbol of economic progress and modernity. In fact, practically all over the world, the class in power tried to promote its construction, some with more fortune than others, and for this purpose, they set themselves...

The COVID-19 pandemic 'eliminated' 10 millionaires in Mexico. Of the 274 individuals with at least 1 million dollars in 2019, at the end of 2020, there were 264. With this drop, the country entered the Top 10 of the nations with the greatest loss of millionaires and led by Brazil, India, Russia, and Hong Kong, economies where the exchange rate...