Women, Media and Patriarchal Society
Women under patriarchal society, images of women in the media, censorship and empowerment, gender issues.
History of Tropical Biology
History of tropical biology, with emphasis in Costa Rica. Amerindian approach to nature, Spanish disinterest in science, visiting European and American naturalists, Costa Rican biologists, conservation, National Park Service, sustainable development, environmental education.
Scientific Editing and Publishing
The work of Julián Monge-Nájera as scientific editor of the International Journal of Tropical Biology and Conservation, the Latin American section of the United Nations’ Global Environmental Outlook ("GEO report") and other publications.
Curriculum vitae and information on the life of Julián Monge-Nájera, a Tropical ecologist, editor, educator and photographer who lives and works in Costa Rica.
Science in the Movies
Scientist Julián Monge-Nájera, Scientific Advisor to the BBC for the series Trials of Life and Life in the Undergrowth, discusses the mistakes and successes of cinema in two areas: scientific concepts presented in the script and the scientific feasibility of scenes.