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Watch: Jeff Williams shares beautiful time-lapse video of Andes Mountains from ISS!

Watch: Jeff Williams shares beautiful time-lapse video of Andes Mountains from ISS!

NASA astronaut Jeff Williams who is currently aboard the International Space Station (ISS) have always showered his followers and space enthusiasts with beautiful views and videos of the Earth, through his social media account.

Jul 13, 2016, 22:57 PM IST
RIP Malli Mastan Babu: 'Mountains retained its favourite child'

RIP Malli Mastan Babu: 'Mountains retained its favourite child'

Ace mountaineer Malli Mastan Babu, who went missing since March 24 from Andes Mountains in South America, has been found dead.

Apr 04, 2015, 10:37 AM IST

Ace mountaineer Malli Mastan Babu goes missing in S America, family appeals for help

Ace climber Malli Mastan Babu has reportedly gone missing from Andes Mountains in South America, triggering fears about his safety.

Mar 30, 2015, 11:09 AM IST

Bolivia launches world`s highest cable railway

Bolivian President Evo Morales inaugurated Friday the first segment of the world`s highest cable railway line, carrying passengers from city to city at up to 4,000 meters (13,000 feet) above sea level.

May 31, 2014, 03:55 AM IST

15 killed, 58 injured in Peruvian bus accident

Authorities in Peru say an overcrowded passenger bus has fallen into a ravine in the Andes Mountains, killing at least 15 people and injuring 58, some seriously.

Dec 20, 2013, 07:10 AM IST

New bird species discovered in Peru

A new small, black-coloured bird species, with an unusual voice, has been discovered in the remote Andes Mountains of central Peru.

Jul 30, 2013, 20:37 PM IST

Two new lizard species discovered in Peru

Scientists have discovered two new species of lizards, with colourful splotches of green and brown on their bodies, in the Peruvian rain forest.

Mar 24, 2013, 16:41 PM IST

Warbling wrens don`t just tweet, they sing duets

They may not be Sonny and Cher, but certain South American birds sing duets, taking turns as the tune goes along.

Nov 04, 2011, 11:01 AM IST

Strong quake shakes northern Chile

Chile was shaken by a strong 6.3 earthquake that officials said was not an aftershock from the massive quake that killed more than 800 people last weekend.

Mar 05, 2010, 09:23 AM IST