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2013-08-08 08:22:07

VANCOUVER, Aug. 8, 2013 /PRNewswire/ - Capstone Mining Corp. ("Capstone") (TSX: CS) is pleased to announce that it has entered into an option agreement (the "Option") with Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile S.A. ('SQM") to earn up to 70% of a property, Project Providencia (the "Property"). The initial option is on 350,000 hectares (3,500 square kilometres) in Chile's II Region and would be reduced overtime to a maximum of 50,000 hectares if a joint venture is formed. The...

2013-07-24 12:26:26

NEW YORK, July 24, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- If a crate packed with diverse Chilean ingredients was delivered to your doorstep, what would you make for dinner? That's the adventure that Foods from Chile is serving to five top food-bloggers in the second #CookChilean Food Blogger Challenge, which kicks off this week. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130724/NY51949LOGO) For this summer sensation, bloggers from Damn Delicious, French Foodie Mom, Foodalogue, Girl in the Little...

2013-07-15 16:21:13

TORONTO, July 15, 2013 /CNW/ - Mandalay Resources Corporation ("Mandalay" or the "Company") (TSX: MND) regretfully announces the fatality of one of its employees in an incident that occurred yesterday at its Cerro Bayo operation in Aysen, Chile. The incident was immediately reported to authorities and an investigation into the incident is currently underway. Operations at Cerro Bayo are temporarily suspended and the Company is now working closely with the authorities, employees,...

2013-07-10 12:26:36

Additional Programs Include Event Marketing, a Bartender Cocktail Competition and Social Media Strategy Consulting NEW YORK, July 10, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Hanna Lee Communications, Inc., an award-winning marketing agency that integrates traditional public relations with innovative social media marketing, today announces that it has been named public relations agency of record for Pisco Control C, Chile's premium Pisco brand. The program includes a three-city "Million Rays of...

2013-07-05 16:21:43

SANTIAGO, Chile, July 5, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- White Mountain Titanium Corporation ("White Mountain" or the "Company") (OTCQB Markets: WMTM) reports that further to the news release of July 3, 2013 and after consultation with Behre Dolbear, supplemental information, which is intended to provide greater clarity to the portrayal of the Mineral Resource Estimate for the Las Carolinas, La Cantera and Eli prospects (three of nine known prospects discovered at Cerro Blanco to-date), is...

Adaptive Optics Details New Space Images From Gemini Observatory
2013-07-03 11:05:47

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Scientists at the Gemini Observatory in Chile have just released the first new images of space created with their state-of-the-art adaptive optics system, called GeMS. An acronym for Gemini Multi-conjugate adaptive optics System, GeMS allows scientists at the observatory to capture deep-space images without the usual distortions created by Earth's atmosphere. "What we have seen so far signals an incredible capability that leaps...

2013-07-03 08:20:53

SANTIAGO, Chile, July 3, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- White Mountain Titanium Corporation ("White Mountain" or the "Company") (OTCQB Markets: WMTM) reports that it has received an independent, updated Geological Report and Mineral Resource Estimate for its wholly-owned Cerro Blanco project, located in Region III of northern Chile. The report was completed by Behre Dolbear, a U.S. based Minerals Industry Consultant (the "Consultant"), to Canadian National Instrument 43-101 policy standards...

2013-06-28 08:21:34

SANTIAGO, Chile, June 28, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- GeoPark Holdings Limited ("GeoPark"), the Latin American oil and gas explorer, operator and consolidator with operations and production in Chile, Colombia, Brazil and Argentina (AIM: GPK), is pleased to announce the discovery of a new oil and gas field on the Flamenco Block in Chile following the successful testing of the Chercan 1 well - the first well drilled by GeoPark in Tierra del Fuego. GeoPark operates and has a 50% interest in...

2013-06-25 23:20:12

‘Movilizando’ Pre-Registrants Include Executives from JWT, Allianz, OGILVY, Telecom Personal, BGH, Havas, Adidas, Despegar.com, LAN, Grupo Peñaflor, Phillips, Jumbo, Red Bull, Terra Networks, Walt Disney, Turner, Gameloft, Universal Music and more LONDON & BUENOS AIRES (PRWEB) June 25, 2013 StartMeApp (http://www.StartMeApp.com), the global mobile ad network and Latin America’s leader in mobile advertising, today announced that more than 300 executives from leading brands...

2013-06-21 08:21:05

SANTIAGO, Chile, June 21, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- GeoPark Holdings Limited ("GeoPark"), the Latin American oil and gas explorer, operator and consolidator with operations and producing properties in Chile, Colombia, Brazil and Argentina (AIM: GPK), is pleased to announce the successful testing of gas production from a previously untested formation in the Yagan Norte 4 well on the Fell Block in Chile. GeoPark operates and has a 100% working interest in the Fell Block. (Logo:...


Latest Chile Reference Libraries

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...

Chilean Sea Urchin, Loxechinus albus
2013-01-28 14:52:23

Image Caption: Chilean Sea Urchin, Loxechinus albus. Credit: Dentren/Wikipedia (CC BY-SA 3.0) The Chilean sea urchin (Loxechinus albus) is a species that can be found along the coastlines of Chile and Peru. It is typically found in shallow waters at or below the tide level, buried in sand or lying just on top of it. This species is often associated with Macrocystis pyrifera, a type of kelp. It is most often found in more open spaces. The Chilean sea urchin can reach an average width of...

Darwin’s Fox, Lycalopex fulvipes
2012-12-31 13:14:05

Darwin’s fox (Lycalopex fulvipes), also known as Darwin's Zorro, is a small “false fox” in the Lycalopex genus. It is locally know as Zorro de Darwin or the Zorro Chilote. Its range is small and includes the Nahuelbuta National Park in Chile and Chiloé Island. It is thought that this species prefers a habitat in southern temperate rainforests, a habitat on which it is highly dependent. Darwin’s fox was first discovered by Charles Darwin in 1834 while he was on the Beagle survey...

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