Art & Culture

We explain what culture is and what types of culture exist. In addition, the elements of a culture, and some examples.

what culture is and what types of culture exist

What is culture? When we talk about culture we refer to a broad, very comprehensive term, in which the different manifestations of the human being are contemplated, as opposed to their genetic or biological aspects, to “nature”. However, it presents various ways of understanding. Culture is called the way of doing things proper to a human community, usually determined by ... Read More »

Animal-based medicines: biological prospect-ion and the sustainable use of zoo therapeutic resources

Animal-based medicines

Eraldo M. Costa-Neto Feira de Santana State University, Department of Biological Sciences, Km 03, BR 116 – 44031-460 Feira de Santana, Bahia, Brazil ABSTRACT Animals have been used as medicinal resources for the treatment and relief of a myriad of illnesses and diseases in practically every human culture. Although considered by many as superstition, the pertinence of traditional medicine based ... Read More »

“Knowledge and flavors: from the cuisine of western Honduras. The route of the baked pig.”

"Knowledge and flavors

As part of the dissemination strategies and within the framework of the project “National Strategy for the Promotion of Economic and Cultural Resources” in Regional Centers of the National Autonomous University of Honduras (UNAH), the traveling exhibition “Santa Rosa de Copan” was developed Knowledge and flavors: from the cuisine of western Honduras. The route of the baked piggy ”, at ... Read More »



Even today, facing the end of the second decade of the 21st century, the need to educate in art and culture remains a topic of debate that is on the table. It is commonly thought that culture, to whose creation we all contribute, arises by spontaneous generation and does not need maintenance or attention. On the contrary, culture as a ... Read More »