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After a solo crossing of 21 days by jet ski, Spanish navigator Alvaro de Marichalar completed the route sailed by explorer and conquistador Juan Ponce de Leon when he discovered Florida 500 years ago, and now plans a four-month crossing of the Pacific Ocean, which will be his longest and perhaps last important feat. continue reading »
The “Megavirus chilensis,” is between 10 and 20 times bigger than the largest Megavirus ever documented, was found in Chile’s Pacific Ocean. continue reading »
The government of Sebastián Piñera has organized a giant search party to find the bodies of the 21 victims of the weekend’s plane crash and Defense Minister Andrés Allamand said all “human and superhuman” resources available were being used to find victims and that includes hiring a psychic. continue reading »
The monumental mammals travel north every year, seeking the warm Colombian waters, where they mate and breed. continue reading »
Once hunted down almost to extinction, the annual visits of massive mammals prompted Chilean Authorities to create a protected coastal area. continue reading »
Millions of gallons of raw sewage are flowing down Mexico’s Tijuana River to the Pacific Ocean, prompting the closure of San Diego, California area beaches, officials said. continue reading »
A sharp increase in the amount of whale carcasses that have been washing ashore in Argentina, has scientist puzzled, trying to figure out what has gone so wrong in the local ecosystem. continue reading »