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Proof That the Desert is the Weirdest Place on Earth

Orbitz.com | Posted 04.14.2016 | Travel
Orbitz.com

By Michelle Schuman for the Orbitz Travel Blog Few places are as harsh and as romanticized as the desert's dangerously hot, wide-open terrain. But in...

How Many of the World's Art Masterpieces Have You Seen?

MutualArt | Posted 12.31.2016 | Arts
MutualArt

As we turn to 2016, we resolve to do more traveling, with an eye to experiencing the most spectacular, awe-inspiring artworks on the planet.

Greenpeace Offends Peru With Nazca Lines Stunt

The Huffington Post | Cavan Sieczkowski | Posted 12.12.2014 | Home

Greenpeace is apologizing to the people of Peru after pulling a stunt at the site of the sacred Nazca lines. Government officials claim the action dam...

Pilot Makes Major Discovery In Peruvian Desert

The Huffington Post | Emily Thomas | Posted 08.05.2014 | Science

A pilot flying over the Nazca desert in Peru has discovered huge geoglyphs that are believed to be nearly 2,000 years old -- and may shed new light on...

REVEALED: Surprising Function Of Ancient Rock Lines

LiveScience | Stephanie Pappas | Posted 05.07.2014 | Science

New rock lines discovered in Peru predate the famous Nazca Lines by centuries and likely once marked the site of ancient fairs, researchers say. The ...

Happy Independence Day! 9 Awesome Things About Peru

The Huffington Post | Posted 07.28.2013 | Latino Voices

Happy Independence Day, Peru! The mystique that surrounds Peru is often found in tales of ancient empires and lost civilizations, but the beauty of...

The 'Hubble Cantata'

Mario Livio | Posted 09.22.2013 | Arts
Mario Livio

2013-07-23-mariolivoarts The shapes in the sand and the constellations in the sky become one, mirroring the tortuous path of human life in the dramatic Hubble images of outbursts that simultaneously mark stellar deaths and the promise for a new generation of stars, planets, and life.

Ancient Pyramid's Stunning Astronomical Alignment

Posted 05.07.2013 | Science

By: Owen Jarus, LiveScience Contributor Published: 05/06/2013 01:24 PM EDT on LiveScience An ancient astronomical alignment in southern Peru has b...

PHOTOS: Researchers Find Odd Structure In Nazca Lines

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grenoble | Posted 12.12.2012 | Science

After five years of work and walking nearly 1,000 miles through the driest desert in the world, a British archaeologist believes he's solved one part ...

Satellite Images Reveal Huge Animal-Shaped Structure

Posted 10.12.2012 | Science

By: Owen Jarus, LiveScience Contributor Published: 10/12/2012 09:31 AM EDT on LiveScience A huge geoglyph in the shape of an elk or deer discover...