Chile City Nearly Destroyed by Fire

Chile City Nearly Destroyed by Fire

Valparaiso, a city in Chile, has nearly been destroyed by fire. The fire spread rapidly through the hills in the port city, and 16 people have died as a result. Over 500 home have been destroyed by the blaze, and 10,000 people evacuated, including women inmates at a local prison. Over 2,700 male inmates were […]

Chile Earthquake Causes Prison Escapes

Chile Earthquake Causes Prison Escapes

Chile experienced an 8.2 magnitude earthquake in the city of Tarapaca, the earthquake was so powerful that it caused a prison building to fall apart, and inmates then escaped, fleeing into the city. The city lies on the northern most part of Chile, and the earthquake began a little while before 9PM on Tuesday. There […]

Chile Backyard Neighbors

Chile Backyard Neighbors

Back in 2010 researchers in Chile discovered an extinct species of whale in their own backyard, well their carcasses anyways. During an expansion project for the 2010 Pan-American highway, multiple bones were seen sticking out of the ground at a site nearby. ┬áThe site has since become the center of attention for paleontologists around the […]