Bookmark

Add to MyYahoo RSS

Ecuador News

News on Ecuador continually updated from thousands of sources around the net.

1 hr ago | The Miami Herald

Volcanoes and vegetables: Tales from Equador

A pint-sized dish of cevichocho, served on the street in Otavalo, sparked one of those ah-hah moments so unexpected it caught me unawares.

Comment?

Related Topix: Life, Food, Vegetables, Travel, Ecuador Travel, World News, South America Travel, Quito, Ecuador Travel,

Sun Apr 20, 2014

Albany Times Union

Penitents from 'Las Siete Palabras' 'Seven words' brotherhood take...

Female penitents called "Veronicas" participate in a Good Friday procession carrying an image of Jesus in Quito, Ecuador, Friday, April 18, 2014.

Comment?

Related Topix: World News

CNN

Snorkeling With Galapagos Sea Lions

In keeping with the theme of this assignment, this is a very intriguing video that was shot just off the Island of San Cristobol in the Galapagos Islands.

Comment?

Related Topix: World News,

Sat Apr 19, 2014

The Billings Outpost

Espresso, okra and other hazards of the menu

Today's Americans have become identified by their preferences. Thus, your coach potato habits might label you a Broncos' fan, a soccer aficionado or a news junkie.

Comment?

Related Topix: World News,

Times Herald

Kendal Rautzhan: Fascinating nonfiction expands the mind

"Why?" is an important question. Adults ask "Why?"all the time. In questioning, we seek answers to help make better sense of the message, the messenger, and our world.

Comment?

Related Topix: Libraries, St Clair County, MI, Port Huron, MI, World News,

Fri Apr 18, 2014

Australian Broadcasting Corporation

Galapagos frolic

This week, a glaring omission is corrected. The Science Show goes to The Galapagos.

Comment?

Related Topix: World News,

The New Yorker

Schmoozing with el Presidente

Now that Hugo Chavez, Venezuela's longtime ruler, is dead, and Lula da Silva is no longer the President of Brazil, Rafael Correa, the President of Ecuador, is the closest thing South America has to a regional leader.

Comment?

Related Topix: South America, World News, Travel, Ecuador Travel, Hugo Chavez, Rafael Correa, US Secret Service, US News, US Politics

BioMed Central

Physical fitness among urban and rural Ecuadorian adolescents and its ...

Physical fitness has been proposed as a marker for health during adolescence. Currently, little is known about physical fitness and its association with blood lipid profile in adolescents from low and middle-income countries.

Comment?

Related Topix: Adolescents and Pre-Teens, Family, World News

Thu Apr 17, 2014

Los Angeles Times

Review: 'The Galapagos Affair' unveils a wild time on the islands

Start with a sex-mad baroness and her frisky ménage à trois. Add in a stern German philosopher who fancied himself the next Friedrich Nietzsche, his mistress and a married couple who wanted a wholesome Swiss Family Robinson experience for their son.

Comment?

Related Topix: World News, Unknown, Movies, Entertainment

Times Post

Gwendolyn Shipp

Gwendolyn Killingsworth Shipp, 86, died Tuesday, April 15, 2014, at Calhoun Health Service Nursing Home in Calhoun City.

Comment?

Related Topix: Calhoun City, MS, Service, MS, World News,

Examiner.com

'The Galapagos Affair' review: A masterful murder mystery

JANUARY 05: Dayna Goldfine, Thomas Kretschmann and Daniel Geller attend the 25th Annual Palm Springs International Film Festival screening of 'The Galapagos Affair: Satan Came To Eden' at the Camelot Theatre on January 5, 2014 in Palm S Today, thinking of the Galapagos Islands brings to mind images of giant tortoises, iguanas and colorful birds - ... (more)

Comment?

Related Topix: World News, Pop/Rock

The Pound Ridge Daily Voice

Northern Westchester Hospital Appoints New Medical Staff

Dr. Maria McKenna practices at Westchester Health in Yorktown Heights. McKenna received her medical degree from Catholic University of Santiago de Guayaquil, Ecuador.

Comment?

Related Topix: Yorktown Heights, NY, World News, Mount Kisco, NY, New York College of Podiatric Medicine, Brooklyn, NY, New York, NY, Dobbs Ferry, NY

The Peekskill Daily Voice

Peekskill's Maria McKenna Appointed As Physician At NWH

Dr. Maria McKenna practices at Westchester Health in Yorktown Heights. McKenna received her medical degree from Catholic University of Santiago de Guayaquil, Ecuador.

Comment?

Related Topix: Peekskill, NY, Yorktown Heights, NY, World News, Mount Kisco, NY, New York College of Podiatric Medicine, Brooklyn, NY, New York, NY

Wed Apr 16, 2014

SFGate

Open your baseball bible, please, to Genesis

Inspired by the film "Noah," baseball fan and Bible scholar Jeff Gillenkirk forwarded a passage from Genesis 6:4 : "There were Giants in the earth in those days; and also after that, when the sons of God came in unto the daughters of men, and they bare children to them, the same became mighty men which were of old, men of renown."

Comment?

Related Topix: Phil Collins, Pop/Rock, World News, Embarcadero (San Francisco, CA), Civic Center (San Francisco, CA), San Francisco, CA, Entertainment

411mania.com

WWE News: Details on WWE's Malaysia Debut, European Tour Set, More

WWE News: Details on WWE's Malaysia Debut, European Tour Set, More Posted by Jeffrey Harris on 04.16.2014 WWE heading to the UAE next year... - WWE is now reportedly planning their debut in Malaysia later this year for their first live events in the country.

Comment?

Related Topix: World News, Malaysia, Colombia,

Common Dreams

Amazon Watch: Major Victory in Effort to Limit Oil Drilling in Ecuadorian Amazon

April 16 - Despite tremendous odds, supporters of a pioneering effort to keep Ecuador's largest oil reserve permanently in the ground have gathered more than enough signatures to qualify for a national vote on the issue in a special election.

Comment?

Related Topix: South America, World News, Rafael Correa, US News, Liberal Political News

The Miami Herald

Movie guide: Capsule listing of current releases

Ratings by the Motion Picture Association of America are: for general audiences; parental guidance urged because of material possibly unsuitable for children; parents are strongly cautioned to give guidance for attendance of children younger than 13; restricted, younger than 17 admitted only with parent or adult guardian; no one younger than 17 ... (more)

Comment?

Related Topix: World News, A Haunted House

Tue Apr 15, 2014

Seattle Weekly

The Galapagos Affair: Satan Came to Eden: Cate Blanchett Helps Give Voice to a Tropical Mystery

This is not an easy movie to synopsize, so bear with me. A bunch of crazy Germans emigrated to the GalA pagos Islands in the early '30s, some to escape Hitler, some out of crackpot notions of Nietzsche-Rousseau- .

Comment?

Related Topix: World News, South America, Movies, Entertainment

Star Tribune

West metro school briefs: Eden Prairie school's yard sale to benefit school in Ecuador

The International School of Minnesota will holding its annual yard sale May 31 to raise money for its Student Life Organization's "Free the Children" service project.

Comment?

Related Topix: World News, Wayzata, MN

The Sweet Science

The Night Bernard Hopkins Won the Middleweight TitleRead More

Bernard Hopkins is a Philadelphia fighter, but has a special history with Washington, D.C. When he announced his upcoming light heavyweight title unification bout with Belbut Shumenov, taking place at the D.C. Armory on Saturday, April 19, Hopkins alluded to his experiences fighting in the District.

Comment?

Related Topix: Philadelphia, PA, Sports, More Sports, World News,

•••
•••
•••
•••
•••
•••
•••
•••