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Bolivia’s Uturuncu Volcano May Be Forming into a new Super Volcano.

December 23, 2013 – UTURUNCU VOLCANO, Bolivia Called New Super Volcano: The broad hill at the base of Uturuncu is unassuming. Its gentle arc fades naturally into the Andean landscape. But the 43-mile-long stretch of rocky soil is now an … Continue reading

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Drought Kills 102 in Bolivia.

June 20, 2013 – Drought Kills 102 in Bolivia: Bolivia has declared a state of emergency following a nationwide drought. Pictured above, the Pampa in Bolivia. The Pampas (meaning “plain”) are fertile South American lowlands, covering more than 750,000 km2 … Continue reading

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40 Years of Global Earthquakes by Region.

February 3, 2013 – 40 Years of Global Earthquakes by Region: The chart above reflects global earthquakes, greater than or equal to 7.0 magnitude, by five regions of the world over the last 40 years. The SW (south-west) Pacific was the … Continue reading

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A 6.2 Magnitude Earthquake Struck Near Tarapaca, Chile.

May 14, 2012 – A 6.2 Magnitude Quake Struck in Northern Chile: The quake struck in extreme Northern Chile, at the junctures of the borders of Chile, Bolivia and Peru. The tremor hit at a relatively deep 98 kilometers (61 … Continue reading

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A Rare 6.2 Magnitude Earthquake Struck Argentina.

October 6, 2011 – A Rare 6.2 Magnitude Earthquake Struck Argentina: South America has seen 33 earthquakes, greater than magnitude 6.9, since January 1973. Most of them occur on the coastal countries of Chile (15) and Peru (8); next to … Continue reading

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A 6.2 Magnitude Earthquake Struck the South Sandwich Islands, in the South Atlantic Ocean, an Hour Ago.

September 2, 2011 – A 6.2 Magnitude Earthquake Struck the South Sandwich Islands an Hour Ago: The earthquake occurred 14 miles north-west of Visokoi Island, South Sandwich Islands; 170 miles north of Bristol Island, South Sandwich Islands; 1,280 miles ESE … Continue reading

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