South America

Google Street View Updated with South America & Antarctica

October 1, 2010 / No Comments

The Web giant Google has launched the updated version of its Street View. The feature which was first made available in 2007 now includes images of South America and Antarctica too. Though the coverage is currently limited Brazil, Ireland and Antarctica, for the time being, it is the first time such images have been available of every continent on the ...

Cycle for Water Bamboo Bicycle Journey to Support Water Awareness

September 30, 2010 / No Comments

Joost Notenboom and Michiel Roodenburg, began their 18-month bicycle journey called ‘Cycle for Water’ on July 4, 2010 as part of their attempt to bring attention to the global water crisis. Starting from Deadhorse in Northern Alaska, the two Dutch friends are now en route to Ushuaia, the most southern tip of Argentina.

Is Snake (Anaconda) Hunting Dangerous?

September 9, 2008 / 4 Comments

The answer is obviously yes but when looking at these South American guys marching with a freaking huge anaconda on their backs you may be tempted to say it's not that dangerous. Read on to be amazed. The most important thing is how they manage to catch such monsters that can weigh up to hundreds of kgs. They need bait. But ...