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This Is What Climate Change Looks Like in an Era of Covid-19

This Is What Climate Change Looks Like in an Era of Covid-19

As the coronavirus pandemic continued to escalate around the world, a more localized emergency has unfolded in the Ecuadorian Amazon.Read more...
Ecuador to Build a Mass Grave for Coronavirus Deaths

Ecuador to Build a Mass Grave for Coronavirus Deaths

Government officials in Ecuador began the process of finding a location to build a mass gravesite to bury the rising number of casualties from the novel coronavirus (COVID-19).
Wildlife rescue centres struggle to treat endangered species in coronavirus outbreak

Wildlife rescue centres struggle to treat endangered species in coronavirus outbreak

Shortages in funds, medicines and masks threaten charity work around the worldCoronavirus – latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coverageLast Thursday morning Louisa Baillie drove down the
'Come and get me': Australians stranded in Ecuador increasingly desperate to leave

'Come and get me': Australians stranded in Ecuador increasingly desperate to leave

Those trapped by the Covid-19 shutdown say there is no way out without a government-backed repatriation flightFollow the latest Australia coronavirus blog for live news and updatesSee all the latest
They Went Abroad to Study. Now They Are Stranded.

They Went Abroad to Study. Now They Are Stranded.

As borders closed and airlines canceled flights, the biggest lesson for many Americans studying abroad was this: You’re on your own.
They Went Abroad to Study. Now They Are Stranded.

They Went Abroad to Study. Now They Are Stranded.

As borders closed and airlines canceled flights, the biggest lesson for many Americans studying abroad was this: You’re on your own.
They Went Abroad to Study. Now They Are Stranded.

They Went Abroad to Study. Now They Are Stranded.

As borders closed and airlines canceled flights, the biggest lesson for many Americans studying abroad was this: You’re on your own.
Rare Andean bears flock to cloud forest to feast on wild avocados

Rare Andean bears flock to cloud forest to feast on wild avocados

The real-life Paddington bears were in decline across South America, but records suggest their numbers are growing in EcuadorDeep in the Maquipucuna cloud forest, two hours drive from Ecuador’s
Coronavirus: Ecuador city blocks runway to Spanish repatriation flight – video

Coronavirus: Ecuador city blocks runway to Spanish repatriation flight – video

Authorities in the Ecuadorian city of Guayaquil have stopped a plane from landing by blocking its airport runway with trucks, cars and motorcycles. The Iberia plane had flown from Madrid to repatriate

Coronavirus is hammering Latin American economies

Chile and Mexico could be hit especially hard due to their reliance on China and the US.
Texan who led sex trafficking ring linked to teenager's murder is jailed in Ecuador

Texan who led sex trafficking ring linked to teenager's murder is jailed in Ecuador

Royce Phillips sentenced to 25 years for running gang that groomed and abused young girls from district in Quito An American man has been sentenced to more than 25 years in prison for leading a sex
Here comes the sun canoe, as Amazonians take on Big Oil

Here comes the sun canoe, as Amazonians take on Big Oil

Ecuadorian indigenous groups hope innovation will reduce amount of oil taken from forest only to be brought back as pollution A canoe slides noiselessly upstream through a landscape of luminous bright
YouTube Kids now available in 11 new countries (Update: Four more)

YouTube Kids now available in 11 new countries (Update: Four more)

Update 1: Following last month's addition of nearly a dozen new countries now eligible to access YouTube Kids, Google's adding another four to the list:Greece Iceland Liechtenstein Malta YouTube
Ecosystems the size of Amazon 'can collapse within decades'

Ecosystems the size of Amazon 'can collapse within decades'

Large biomes can break down like Jenga bricks once tipping point reached, research finds Even large ecosystems the size of the Amazon rainforest can collapse in a few decades, according to a study
Los 20 destinos emergentes según TripAdvisor (y uno de ellos está en Mallorca)

Los 20 destinos emergentes según TripAdvisor (y uno de ellos está en Mallorca)

Kaliningrado, en Rusia, encabeza el listado de los lugares que, según la web de viajes, se pondrán de moda en un futuro en base al creciente interés de sus usuarios
Marejada normativa para el atún ecuatoriano

Marejada normativa para el atún ecuatoriano

La pesca de esta especie, que aporta el 5% del PIB local, se ve sometida a una legislación más restrictiva para disuadir las capturas furtivas
Amazon people turn to water tanks after environmental disaster

Amazon people turn to water tanks after environmental disaster

Scheme provides clean water and helps foster trust between indigenous groupsRomelia Mendúa was handing out plantain drinks served in aluminium bowls. Guests were seated in a hammock and on the bare
YouTube Kids now available in 11 more countries

YouTube Kids now available in 11 more countries

YouTube Kids has proven to be a popular way for parents to give their children access to a limited collection of YouTube content, even if that collection occasionally includes videos depicting suicide
España extradita a Ecuador al jefe de Inteligencia del Gobierno de Correa

España extradita a Ecuador al jefe de Inteligencia del Gobierno de Correa

Romero Quezada fue detenido el martes en Torrelodones (Madrid) tras un largo proceso judicial y administrativo en el que Interior le ha denegado el asilo
Detenido en España el jefe de inteligencia del Gobierno de Correa para su extradición a Ecuador

Detenido en España el jefe de inteligencia del Gobierno de Correa para su extradición a Ecuador

Pablo Romero Quezada es requerido por las autoridades ecuatorianas por los delitos de secuestro y extorsión por el 'caso Balda'