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antarctic icequakes
2014-08-11 07:26:19

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online A massive earthquake that affected the Maule region of Chile in February 2010 also unleashed a series of smaller seismic events known as “icequakes” nearly 3,000 to the south in Antarctica, a team of researchers report in a new Nature Geoscience study. The Chilean earthquake, which killed over 500 people and caused an estimated $30 billion in damages, is believed to be the cause of small tremors detected by sensors in West...

Large Synoptic Survey Telescope
2014-08-10 02:05:44

National Science Foundation Construction of the highly anticipated Large Synoptic Survey Telescope (LSST) can begin now that the National Science Foundation (NSF) has finalized funding. To be located in Chile, LSST is a proposed 8-meter wide-field survey telescope that will image the entire visible sky approximately twice per week, providing an unprecedented amount of information while transforming the emerging discipline of data-enabled science. LSST was the highest-ranked ground-based...

2014-08-08 23:01:28

Ticket Down has slashed all ticket prices for the upcoming exhibition match between Mexico and Chile at the brand new Levi's Stadium located in Santa Clara, CA. Diehard soccer fans in the San Francisco Bay area have marked their calendars for the exciting match on September 6th. Santa Clara, CA (PRWEB) August 08, 2014 Ticket Down reports that ticket demand is through the roof for the exhibition match between Mexico vs. Chile tickets at Levi’s Stadium in Santa Clara, California....

2014-08-03 23:01:10

Pre-book New Mexico’s famous green chiles and partner with Frieda’s for a roasting event today. Los Alamitos, CA (PRWEB) August 03, 2014 You’ve got the #HatchFever, and the only cure is more Hatch Chiles from New Mexico. Hatch Chiles from New Mexico are back in season from August through September. Frieda’s Inc. has guaranteed volume and good supply, and the expertise to assist retailers in a Hatch Chile roasting program. “We have worked with many of our retail partners on their...

2014-08-02 23:00:31

Ticket Down reports high demand for Mexico vs. Chile tickets in Santa Clara, California at Levi's Stadium. These two international soccer powerhouses will tangle on September 6th and this well-known ticket exchange has extended their customer appreciation promo/coupon code SOCCER-2014 for added savings. Santa Clara, California (PRWEB) August 02, 2014 Ticket Down reports record demand for Mexico vs. Chile tickets in Santa Clara, California at Levi's Stadium. These two international...

2014-07-31 23:07:44

Ticket Down has cut ticket prices across the board for the friendly exhibition match between soccer powerhouses Chile and Mexico at Levi’s Stadium in Santa Clara, California. The showdown will be on September 6th and this popular ticket exchange has extended their customer appreciation promo/coupon code SOCCER-2014 for added savings. Santa Clara, CA (PRWEB) July 31, 2014 Ticket Down is a reputable source for authentic Mexico vs. Chile tickets at Levi’s Stadium in Santa Clara,...

2014-07-30 23:13:59

Naturalist Journeys, a top nature and birding tour company, announces a new Chile Birding and Nature Tour from November 30 - December 14, 2014. Alongside expert guides, travelers will witness Chile’s fascinating wildlife, remarkable geography, and exquisite regional wines and cuisine. San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) July 30, 2014 Chile’s immaculate snow-capped mountains pierce the sky, providing a dramatic backdrop to explore rich wetlands, temperate rain forests, and bustling penguin...

2014-07-30 12:28:47

The latest Intraway's QoE solution allows Chilean Operator to monitor in real time how customers experience the service in order to evaluate different current and future business plans FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., July 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Intraway Corporation, leading provider of advanced network control and business support systems (OSS/BSS) for telecom companies and service providers, announced today the deployment of its new Quality of Experience solution (QoE) at VTR GlobalCom...

2014-07-29 12:41:37

LONDON, July 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:Digital Camera Market in Latin America 2014-2018https://www.reportbuyer.com/product/2234314/Digital-Camera-Market-in-Latin-America-2014-2018.htmlAbout Digital Cameras A digital camera or digicam is an optical device used to encode images and videos into a digital format. Unlike traditional film cameras that record an image on film (analog), digital cameras record images as digital data....

2014-07-24 08:26:23

SANTIAGO, Chile, July 24, 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 announces its continued expansion in Colombia through the award of a new exploratory license during the 2014 Colombia Bidding Round, carried out by the Agencia Nacional de Hidrocarburos ("ANH") on July 23, 2014 in Cartagena, Colombia....


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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Word of the Day
vermicular
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.
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