Magnitude 8 Earthquake Rattles Peru, Killing At Least 1A powerful magnitude 8.0 earthquake struck a remote part of the Amazon jungle in Peru early Sunday, collapsing buildings and knocking out power to some areas but causing only one reported death. The quake struck at 2:41 a.m. and was centered in a vast nature preserve 57 miles east of the small town of Yurimaguas.
Outdoorsman's Guide To South AmericaHelpful tips on what to bring and where to go on a camping and hiking trip in South America
Get Wrapped Up In 'Mummies' At The Science MuseumNearly 20 mummies from ancient Peru and Egypt are now part of a stunning new exhibition at the Science Museum of Minnesota. In “Mummies: Secrets from the Tombs,” you'll learn how modern technology has revealed intricate details about the lives and customs of those ancient people.
Travel Guide To Peru's Machu PicchuTraveler's guide to Machu Picchu, one of the New Seven Wonders of the World
Travel To The Wonders Of The WorldHere's a quick guide for families to the New Seven Wonders of the World and the only surviving original Seven Wonders of the World.
Student From St. Paul Dies After Accident In Bolivia A 20-year-old student who graduated from St. Paul’s Highland Park Senior High School died after suffering serious injuries in an accident while traveling in Bolivia.
New, Rare Orchid Brought To St. Paul Winter CarnivalThe St. Paul Winter Carnival had its annual orchid show over the weekend. A grower from Plymouth brought a rare new flower, with a name to match.
Peruvian Girl Finds Heart, Hope In MinnesotaA little girl from Peru found lifesaving help in Minnesota just in time.