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Andes,

mountains in Peru.
Andes disease - chronic altitude sickness.
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Graduate student Christine Chen examines stony deposits called tufas on a dried-up shoreline of a lake in the Andes Mountains in Chile.
TEHRAN (FNA)- It has long been thought that dramatic changes in a landscape like the formation of the Andes Mountain range or the Amazon River is the main driver that initiates species to diverge.
Although quinoa is widely regarded by foodies as an up-and-coming superfood, this nutrition-packed grain is currently grown only in South America's Andes Mountains.
The new lip balms are: Relieve Softening Lip Balm from the Amazonian rain forest in a cocoa/vanilla nut flavor and formulated with Brazil nut for hydration: Revive Hydrating Lip Balm from the Andes mountains in herbal/mint flavor and formulated with chia seed oil to nourish and protect lips; and Repair Nourishing Lip Balm from the African savannah in a mango/ginger flavor formulated with carrot seed oil to rejuvenate stressed skin cells.
According to rescuers, 58-year-old Raul Fernando Gomez Cincunegui also consumed sugar, raisins and food that was present in the huts in the Andes Mountains, News.
Williams is a 200 page compendium in which he shares with the reader a truly engaging story of his 2008 trip to Peru and the discovery of Q'ero in the high Andes mountains felt by the ancient Incas to be the playground of the gods themselves.
Wood Group Mustang has completed the Phase 1 concept study for Ecopetrol's Oledocucto del Pacifico pipeline to transport crude from the oil-rich Llanos, Caguan and Putumayo basin of eastern Colombia across the Andes Mountains to either Tumaco, in Narino province or Buenaventura, Valle del Cauca province, Colombia's two largest Pacific ports.
Ecuador has a lot to offer: the Andes Mountains, the Amazon Rainforest, Galapagos islands, and, of course, the equator, from which Ecaudor gets its name.
The stuntman, who has already swam across the English Channel, bungee jumped from a balloon and hang glided over the Andes Mountains, broke the record for a vertical run in Belgium.
Delta's new collection inspired by the Andes Mountains
So how does General Dynamics go about protecting and transporting such valuable, enormous, and expensive equipment from Texas all the way to the Andes Mountains in Chile?
The Lunenburg High School juniors, their teacher and mentor Sharon Kimball, and six other high school students from Lancaster, West Brookfield and Northampton will be making the trip to a retreat near Talca, Chile, in the Andes Mountains.