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This Star Cluster Is Not What It Seems

This Star Cluster Is Not What It Seems

Richard Hook, ESO VLT observations of Messier 54 show the lithium problem also applies outside our galaxy This new image from the VLT Survey Telescope at ESO’s Paranal Observatory in northern Chile shows a vast collection of stars, the...

Latest Chile Stories

2014-09-10 16:28:17

TORONTO, Sept. 10, 2014 /CNW/ - Mandalay Resources Corporation ("Mandalay" or the "Company") (TSX: MND, MND.WT) is pleased to provide an update on the progress of its infill drilling and feasibility study at its Challacollo, Chile, silver-gold project (click here for Figure 1 Property Map). Key activities to date include: -- The General Manager and Construction Manager have been hired and are managing the feasibility and permitting work. -- The...

2014-09-10 16:24:40

CULVER CITY, Calif., Sept. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Michael Horn has joined Sony Pictures Releasing International as a senior vice president supervising the region of Latin America, it was announced today by Rory Bruer, president, Worldwide Distribution for the studio. Horn will report to Steven O'Dell, president, Sony Pictures Releasing International, beginning October 1. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140910/145230 In his new role, Horn will oversee Latin American...

2014-09-10 08:23:24

CHANGZHOU, China, Sept. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Trina Solar Limited (NYSE: TSL) ("Trina Solar" or the "Company"), a global leader in photovoltaic ("PV") modules, solutions, and services, today announced it has agreed to supply 70MW high efficiency modules to a large-scale solar power project in Chile. Under the terms of the agreement, Trina Solar will deliver TSM-PC14 solar modules that have an output of between 300W and 310W per panel. Shipment of the modules will commence in...

2014-09-05 23:00:38

Ticket Down has drastically reduced all ticket prices for the exhibition game between Mexico and Chile at the brand new ultra modern Levi's Stadium in Santa Clara. Fans who have waited to secure tickets will score big with the newly lowered ticket prices at Ticket Down and they can maximize their savings when adding promo code CHEAP at the checkout. Santa Clara, CA (PRWEB) September 05, 2014 Ticket Down has slashed ticket prices across the board for the highly anticipated exhibition...

2014-09-03 16:23:29

The 69.5 MW DC Javiera solar photovoltaic power plant, located in the Antofagasta Region, will supply power to Los Pelambres copper mine (in the Coquimbo Region) through the Central Interconnected System. BELMONT, Calif., Sept. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SunEdison, Inc. (NYSE: SUNE), a leading global provider of solar energy services, and Los Pelambres mine, today announced that they have reached an agreement for the long-term sale of power to Los Pelambres. The mine is owned by...

2014-09-02 23:02:18

Ticket Down announces that they have slashed ticket prices across the board for the upcoming friendly exhibition games on USA soil featuring international soccer powerhouses: Brazil, Colombia, Mexico, Chile, Ecuador and Bolivia. This trusted ticket exchange is extending their customer appreciation promo code SOCCER-2014 for added savings. New York, NY (PRWEB) September 02, 2014 Ticket Down is a reputable source for affordable international soccer tickets. The first week in September...

2014-08-30 23:00:50

Ticket Down is offering promo/coupon/offer code SOCCER-2014 for additional savings on any Mexico vs. Chile tickets at the brand new Levi's Stadium in Santa Clara, CA. This well-known ticket exchange reports records demand for Chile vs. Mexico tickets on 9/6/14. Santa Clara, CA (PRWEB) August 30, 2014 Ticket Down reports that ticket demand is high for the Mexico vs. Chile exhibition match next Saturday at Levi's Stadium. The summer months of 2014 have been a real godsend for...

2014-08-27 23:02:13

Ticket Down announces that international soccer powerhouses, Mexico and Chile, will tangle on US soil in an exciting exhibition match at Levi’s Stadium in Santa Clara, CA. This well-known ticket exchange is extending their customer appreciation promo code SOCCER-2014 for added savings on any Mexico vs. Chile tickets. Santa Clara, CA (PRWEB) August 27, 2014 Ticket Down is a dependable source for authentic Mexico vs. Chile tickets at Levi’s Stadium in Santa Clara. Levi’s Stadium is...

2014-08-26 08:24:40

SANTIAGO, Chile, Aug. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- GeoPark Limited (GeoPark) (NYSE: GPRK), the Latin American oil and gas explorer, operator and consolidator with operations and producing properties in Chile, Colombia, Brazil and Argentina, today reports results for 2Q2014. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130603/MX24008LOGO-b All figures are expressed in US dollars and growth comparisons refer to the same period of the prior year, except when specified. SECOND QUARTER 2014 HIGHLIGHTS...

2014-08-23 23:00:32

Ticket Down has lowered ticket prices for the friendly exhibition match between soccer powerhouses Chile and Mexico at Levi’s Stadium in Santa Clara, California. This match will take place on Saturday, September 6th and this well known ticket exchange has extended their customer appreciation promo/coupon code MEXICO-CHILE-2014 for added savings. Santa Clara, CA (PRWEB) August 23, 2014 Ticket Down is a reliable source for authentic Mexico vs. Chile tickets at Levi’s Stadium in Santa...


Latest Chile Reference Libraries

Socompa
2014-08-19 10:02:27

Socompa is a complex stratovolcano that can be found at the border of Chile and Argentina, reaching an elevation of 19,852 feet. This volcano is best known for its avalanche debris deposit, which have formed the Monturaqui Basin on its west side, the most noted example of this type of deposit in the world. It is a difficult volcano to visit, taking at least a day by vehicle traveling from the north or the west. Socompa is also known for the microbial ecosystems that occur near grasses at its...

Monito del Monte, Dromiciops gliroides
2014-04-30 10:08:55

The monito del monte (Dromiciops gliroides), Spanish for little bush monkey, is a species of marsupial that can only be found in southwestern areas of South America, specifically in Argentina and Chile. This species prefers to reside in Valdivian temperate rain forests and mountain bamboo forests. It was once thought that this species is descended from marsupials living in Australia, but studies have shown that Australidelphia marsupials most likely originated in South America and later moved...

Chilean Horse
2014-04-04 10:44:38

The Chilean horse, also known as the Chilean Corralero, is a breed of horse that originated in South America. This horse is the oldest registered breed in South America and the oldest breed of Iberian origin, as well as the oldest official breed of stock horse in the Western Hemisphere. It is thought that the breed was first developed in 1544 when Father Rodrigo González Marmolejo began breeding with the intent of producing high quality horses. By the early sixteenth century, horses bred in...

Southern Right Whale, Eubalaena australis
2013-06-22 16:13:36

The southern right whale (Eubalaena australis) is a species of baleen whale that can be found in different regions in the summer and winter seasons. During the summer, it can be found in the Southern Ocean, possibly near Antarctica. During the winter, populations disperse into many warmer areas to breed, including waters near Chile, Argentina, New Zealand, South Africa, Peru, Namibia, Brazil, Australia, and Madagascar, among other areas. Right whales were first classified by Carolus...

Elegant Fat-tailed Mouse Opossum, Thylamys elegans
2013-05-02 10:37:28

The elegant fat-tailed mouse opossum (Thylamys elegans) can be found in Chile and possibly Argentina at altitudes between sea level and 8,202 feet. It prefers a wide variety of habitats including brushlands, riverbanks, and cloud forests. This species occurs in arid habitats, which is not typical to mouse opossums. The elegant fat-tailed mouse opossum can reach an average body length of up to 4.7 inches, with a tail length between 4.5 and 5.5 inches. The fur color of this species varies...

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