Kon-Tiki 2 will sample trash levels in the Pacific

...Norwegian Thor Heyerdahl boarded a handmade balsawood raft in Peru and set out across the Pacific with five other men in an attempt...boarded a pair of similarly constructed rafts and set out from Peru for Easter Island. Calling their expedition Kon-Tiki 2, their...

Peru brain museum a medical resource of cerebral maladies

LIMA, Peru -- Pointing to one of the four natural holes...diseased brains. For those unable to make it to Peru, images of about 700 of the museum's brains...Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease first appeared in Peru in the 1970s. But the disease - which kills...

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Pirated 'Passion' film highlights bounty of bogus goods in Peru

LIMA, Peru -- Mel Gibson's "The Passion of the Christ" made a controversial debut in Peru, but not because viewers found the film violent...Martin Moscoso, head of copyright protection at Peru's consumer protection agency, Indecopi...

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Peru trip adds experience to medical training

...The women in the small rural village in Peru kept lining up, one after another, to...of four OB/GYN residents who went to Peru as part of what might be a unique requirement...through the CerviCusco clinic in Cusco, Peru, that was founded by GRU faculty member...

Peru Rebels Go to the Web

...after they took more than 500 hostages in Peru, but the government blocked the signal...and newspapers," he said. The siege in Peru began Dec. 17 and the rebels have freed...Revolutionary Movement, or MRTA, Web site. Peru's Shining Path Mexico's Zapatistas...

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Doctors will go to Peru

A burn team from Augusta will fly to Peru to aid victims of a tragic fireworks blaze that killed and injured hundreds. The team from the Joseph Still Burn Center at Doctors...

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new this weekTHE GREEN INFERNO (R): A group of plane-crash victims run into bloodthirsty natives in the jungles of Peru. Evans, Exchange HOTEL TRANSYLVANIA 2 (PG): Concerned that his grandson isn't showing his vampire side, Dracula (Adam...

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...drama follows climbers. Evans, Exchange THE GREEN INFERNO (R): Plane-crash victims run into natives in the jungles of Peru. ExchangeHITMAN: AGENT 47 (R): Agent 47 must kill a crime boss. MastersHE NAMED ME MALALA (PG-13): Pakistani teenager...

Five cities, including Los Angeles, set to bid on 2024 Olympics

...process, which has been changed to eliminate the cut-down phase and ensure that all candidates go to the final vote in Lima, Peru, in September 2017.The IOC has been determined to present a healthy number of bids and a strong field for 2024 following the...

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...Evans, Exchange, Aiken (ends 10/8) THE GREEN INFERNO (R): Plane-crash victims run into natives in the jungles of Peru. Exchange HITMAN: AGENT 47 (R): Agent 47 must kill a crime boss. MastersHOTEL TRANSYLVANIA 2 (PG): Dracula (Adam Sandler...