Category: Technology

Claudine Humure Designs 3-D Printed Prosthetic Socket

Claudine Humure Designs 3-D Printed Prosthetic Socket

| April 28, 2017 | 0 Comments

Claudine Humure, a senior at Wheaton College in Norton, Massachusetts, is one of the 10 young people awarded $10,000 as a winner of one of the OZY Genius Awards distributed by OZY, the news site. Humure won for her innovative and compassionate 3-D printed adjustable prosthetic socket, which will be used by amputees. “This socket […]

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22 Yr Old Designing largest and Most Powerful Rocket

22 Yr Old Designing largest and Most Powerful Rocket

| February 8, 2017 | 0 Comments

22-year-old college student is proving that Hidden Figures just didn’t stop with the real life women from the movie. But with a 5.0 GPA, M.I.T. student Tiera Guinn is a Rocket and Structural Design and Analysis Engineer working on the space launch system that Boeing is constructing for NASA. “It’s really humbling,” she told Alabama […]

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Caribbean could face cyber security threats

Caribbean could face cyber security threats

| October 31, 2016 | 0 Comments

By Gerard Best PHILIPSBURG, St Maarten — Keep it secret. And make sure it’s safe. Don’t use your real name, your birth date, or any single word. Instead, try a short phrase that includes some numerals and even some punctuation. Devising secure passwords for your online accounts and your family’s Internet-connected devices is simple enough, […]

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The US and the EU in harmful tax competition

The US and the EU in harmful tax competition

| September 9, 2016 | 0 Comments

Over the last few weeks, a trans-Atlantic war of words has been going on between the US Treasury and the European Union Commission (EC) over what amounts to ‘harmful tax competition’. That’s the infamous phrase coined in the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) when, in the late 1990’s, over 30 small states, including […]

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Les Fruits de Mer Launches Rhum Biologique

Les Fruits de Mer Launches Rhum Biologique

| April 1, 2016 | 0 Comments

April 1, 2016—Grand Case—It started with a chance discovery and a quirk of Caribbean biological research. During the development of their free pop-up natural history museum, Amuseum Naturalis, members of Les Fruits de Mer found a cache of antique biological specimens in the attic of the building and a product was born: Rhum Biologique. “Strong […]

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The Prasads Automotive for standard and luxury repairs

The Prasads Automotive for standard and luxury repairs

| March 30, 2016 | 0 Comments

Are you looking for a competitive car service with a flair of quality and excellence? Then try The Prasads Automotive Ltd. A Specialist workshop providing servicing and repair facilities for all makes from Minis to Bentleys in Sydenham South London. Specialising in Bentley. You can visit our websites for a preview and more details (Click banners below). […]

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Healing Power Of Deep Sleep By Derin Bepo

Healing Power Of Deep Sleep By Derin Bepo

| March 12, 2016 | 0 Comments

Healing Power Of Deep Sleep – Sleep Your Way to Better Health Lack of sleep is a very common condition that is affecting millions of people around the globe. In fact, a recent report from Centers for Disease Control (CDC) of the United States stated that more than a third of the population get less […]

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Guyanese Pediatrician attends to kids in Washington, DC

Guyanese Pediatrician attends to kids in Washington, DC

| January 28, 2016 | 0 Comments

Guyanese Girls Rock:  Dr. Tanya Hinds is an Assistant Professor of Pediatrics at the George Washington University School of Medicine in Washington, DC and is certified by the American Academy of Pediatrics as a Child Abuse Pediatrician. Born in Georgetown, Guyana, Dr. Hinds migrated with her family to the US in the late 80’s.  She […]

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Grenada wins ‘Best Honey in the World’ prize

Grenada wins ‘Best Honey in the World’ prize

| November 6, 2015 | 0 Comments

At the 84th National Honey Show held in London, The highly coveted Medal of Ukraine which is awarded to the best honey in the world outside of the British Isles, was won this year by Eden Apiaries, a boutique organic apiary from the Caribbean island of Grenada. The winning beekeepers are environmental scientist Dr. Valma […]

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7 year old wins $16K for comic book creation

7 year old wins $16K for comic book creation

| October 28, 2015 | 0 Comments

Natalie McGriff took her creation, The Adventures of Moxie Girl, a comic book about a black girl whose curly hair has magical powers, to a crowdfunding festival and walked away with more than $16,000. The odds were stacked against Moxie Girl, but she had already saved the Jacksonville Public Libraries from a wild group of […]

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