Tag Archives: Chile

World’s Largest Optical Telescope’s Construction Begins at Chile

The world’s largest optical telescope, the European Extremely Large Telescope (EELT), is being built in Chile which is emerging as the future capital of space monitoring infrastructure. The E-ELT will be the largest optical/near-infrared telescope in the world and will gather 13 times more light than the largest optical telescopes existing today. The E-ELT will be able to correct for ...

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Chilean Doctor Invents New Therapy for Cancer

An inventive immunological treatment that targets carcinogenic cells in human beings by elevating the body’s anti-tumor reaction was displayed in Chile in Santiago. Claudio Acuna who is a scientist at the University of Santiago and the creator of the invention informed that the treatment is still in the pre-clinical stage. He added that the treatment will soon be patented in ...

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Copa America 2015: Chile looks to end 99-years of pain, Argentina stands in front hoping to World Cup loss, Preview, Prediction, TV and Live Streaming Info

It will not be an Argentina versus Brazil final when Copa America 2015 puts the curtain down on Saturday night. Instead, it will be – much to the nation’s delight, a Chile versus Argentina final. Chile will be looking to lift their maiden continental cup after failing for 99 years while Argentina will be hoping to win the tournament for ...

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Copa America 2015 Quarter final fixtures: Chile has edge over Uruguay in first QF, Preview, Prediction, TV and Live Streaming

It was only a few weeks before when Copa America 2015 started. But now the South American continental cup has reached the quarter finals stage with expectantly the best eight teams left. It was a roller-coaster of a tournament already, and one might think what else is left. Well, a lot to answer honestly. Three of the biggest names in ...

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Euro 2016 Qualifier: Uruguay takes on newbie Jamaica, venue, preview, where to watch

Defending champion, Uruguay will commence their title defense as they take on CONCACAF invitee, Jamaica on Saturday in Copa America. Venue: Estadio Regional de Antofagasta Timing: 12.30 am IST Where to watch: Sony Six. The match can be streamed live on Livsports La Celeste, manager of Uruguay will be missing the services of four key players as veterans Diego Lugano, ...

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Messi says there is no rivalry between him and Cristiano Ronaldo

Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo are the two names that make the whole football world go gaga over them. They have been dominating the sport since 2008 and are widely regarded as two of the best players of the world. Their worth could well be felt if one tries to imagine Barcelona and Real Madrid without Messi and Ronaldo, respectively. ...

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Copa America 2015: Preview, Schedule, Live Streaming, Venue

Top players from South America have gathered in Santiago as the 44th edition of the South American Championship is all set to start fromThursday, June 11. The tournament that is organized by South America’s football governing body, CONMEBOL will 10 teams participate along with two invitees from CONCACAF, Jamaica and Mexico. Jamaica got the opportunity to play in the tournament ...

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Nellore Mountaineer Malli Mastan Babu Found Dead in Andes Mountains

Nellore-based mountaineer Malli Mastan Babu, 40, who went on a mountaineering expedition on the Andes Mountains between Argentina and Chile last month was found dead, confirmed his family. The Indian embassy and government officials have conveyed the information to Mastan Babu’s sister Dorasanamma. An accomplished mountaineer, Mastan Babu, known for his fastest ‘seven summit’ climber record in India, went on ...

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Earthquake rocks sea off Chile

Beijing, April 3 : An 7.8-magnitude earthquake struck the sea off north coast of Chile Thursday, authorities said. The tremor was recorded at 10.43 a.m. Thursday (Beijing Time), Xinhua quoted the China Earthquake Networks Center as saying. The tsunami early warning center said the earthquake is likely to cause tsunami in the areas near the epicenter.(IANS)

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Latest Update earthquake in Chile

Santiago, April 2:Five people have been killed in a massive earthquake measuring 8.2 on the Richter Scale that hit off Chile’s northern coast Tuesday and triggered tsunami waves, authorities said Wednesday. According to the University of Chile Seismological Service, the powerful tremor hit off northern Chile’s coast at 8.46 p.m. (11.46 p.m. GMT) and the epicentre was located 99 km ...

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8.2M Earthquake Rocks Chile, Tsunami Warning Issued; History of Quakes in LA Coast

An earthquake measuring 8.2 magnitude hit off Chile triggering a tsunami warning for the entire Latin America’s Pacific coast, the US Geological Survey said. USGS said the quake, though very shallow with 10km depth below the seabed, the sub-tectonic movement may cause tsunami along the coast 86km (56 miles) north-west of the mining area of Iquique. Similar earthquake measuring 8.8 ...

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Magnitude 8.0 earthquake jolts Chile

Santiago, April 2 : A magnitude-8.0 earthquake struck off Chile’s coast, Wednesday, triggering warnings of Tsunami for all of Latin America’s Pacific coast, the US Geological Survey (USGS) said. There was no immediate report of any damage. According to the USGS, the quake, centred 86km (56 miles) north-west of the mining area of Iquique, is very shallow, only 10km below ...

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