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Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

Two 5.5 earthquakes hit northeastern Iran.

5.2 earthquake hits the western Indian-Antarctic ridge.

5.1 earthquake hits Tarapaca, Chile.

5.1 earthquake hits Fiji.

Earthquakes

Benjamín Labatut: When We Cease to Understand the World (Chile) - review no 153

Translated from Spanish by Adrian Nathan West

AMERICAS AND THE CARIBBEAN

I have an almost pathological aversion to physics. I grew up as the daughter of a scientist, so I can only assume that my utter lack of understanding of his pet subject came as something of a disappointment to him. 768 palabras más

Book

And so it goes: Nancy by Bruno Lloret

Nancy, the debut novella by Chilean writer, Bruno Lloret, is a curious read. Somewhere in northern Chile, a woman is dying of cancer. She is looking back over her adolescence and early adulthood—a rather unusual existence marked by poverty, encounters with gypsies, Mormon missionaries, and itinerant filmmakers. 778 palabras más

Literature

An apparent success in 1964 election – but at what cost?

Before Henry Hecksher, the CIA officer at the center of this project, became station chief in Santiago in the late 1960s, the agency had been involved in other efforts to influence the outcome of Chile’s elections. 614 palabras más

Chile

What To Drink Now: South American Reds

If barbecuing is the order of business of the day, enjoy the perfect pairing with one of these bold reds from South America. Each is ideal to pair with your favorite brisket, ribeye, or even grilled portobello with fresh chimichurri. 510 palabras más

Wine And Spirits

Victor Hugo Amado Herrera - Localizador profesional de máquinas expendedoras

Los consejos de venta son excelentes para alentar a los consumidores a elegir sus máquinas expendedoras. Si ven a otras personas usando la máquina y obteniendo el producto que quieren, les animará a usar también su máquina expendedora. 494 palabras más

Chile: Will the Constitutional Assembly Move Democracy Forward?

By Patricio Navia*

Polling place in Chile/ Atina Chile Elecciones 2005/ Flickr/ Creative Commons License

Chileans go to the polls this weekend to elect members of a constitutional assembly – empowered to write a new Constitution by a plebiscite last October – but unrealistic popular expectations in a highly political year appear likely to complicate its work and could result in a flawed document. 818 palabras más

Elections