Andes Mountains

  • Blogs

    April 1, 2013

    Billboard Sucks Moisture Out of the Air to Make Safe Drinking Water

    In what has to be one of the nicest publicity stunts and advertising campaigns ever, a college in Lima, Peru, advertised the start of classes by building a billboard that sucks drinkable water straight out the air. That might not sound very exciting until you consider that Lima is the second-largest ... More >>

  • News

    June 23, 2011
  • Blogs

    February 28, 2011

    Quinoa Cabbage Rolls

    revolution cycle@flikrCCquinoa ‚Äč Quinoa (pronounced: keen-wah) is an ancient seed native to the Andes mountain regions of Peru and Bolivia. Historically, Quinoa was cultivated in terraced fields by the Inca's who treasured their "mother grain" for sustenance as well as its healing and mystical p ... More >>

  • News

    May 11, 2006

    Xtreme Cuisine

    Arizona's cunning culinary wizard Chef Kaz Yamamoto prepares taboo illegal moveable feasts for the elite and über-rich

  • Film

    February 12, 2004

    Great Heights

    Even when you know the ending, the mountaineering docudrama Touching the Void delivers white-knuckle suspense