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QUITO, Ecuador-President Rafael Correa, in speeches and televised interviews, assures followers he'd like nothing more than to step aside when his current term ends.
Capacity, measured in ASKs , increased by 4.8%, while passenger traffic, measured in RPKs , increased 2.5%.
When he came across the long-forgotten memoir "Satan Came to Eden," written by a adulterous young German woman who emigrated with her lover to an uninhabited Galapagos island in 1929, Sonoma author and editor Joe Troise knew he was on to something.
It's been a busy, brightly colored, organic-shaped summer for Karim Rashid . The designer has given lectures, made appearances, and occasionally DJ'ed in cities from Miami and Toronto to Hamburg and Ekaterinburg .
Guatemalan singer-songwriter Ricardo Arjona offered a concert in Quito on the weekend, raising the local temperature on a cold night in Ecuador's capital with a show that was part of his international "Viaje Tour."
The giant tortoise known as "Pepe the Missionary", a symbol of Ecuador's Galapagos Islands, has died at an estimated 100 years of age, apparently from being overweight, Galapagos National Park has announced.
Citizen scientists are saving the lives of people living in the shadow of deadly volcanoes according to research.
What I most love about being a long-time travel journalist is the ever-changing mix of environments I find myself in.
Ratings agency Standard & Poor's on Wednesday raised its long-term sovereign credit ratings on the Republic of Ecuador to B-plus from B. The ratings agency affirmed the B short-term issuer credit ratings on Ecuador and raised the transfer and convertibility assessment to B-plus from B. "We raised the long-term ratings on Ecuador as a result of the ... (more)
From the Oscar-winning makers of The Cove comes a new documentary about oceanographer Sylvia Earle and her quest to save our imperilled oceans.
"Bill Nye the Science Guy" wrapped up its twentieth anniversary year recently. Nye has done great work encouraging kids to pursue careers in the natural sciences, but has also in recent years become somewhat of a fundamentalist of secularism, particularly in his promotion of Darwinian evolution.
Updated: Tue Aug 26, 2014 01:44 pm
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