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Colorful New ‘Dwarf Dragons’ Found in South America

The newfound wood lizards live in Ecuador and Peru—and chances are, there are more yet to be discovered, scientists say.<p>Attention <i>Game of Thrones</i>: Three new species of "dwarf dragon" have been discovered in Peru and Ecuador, a new study says.<p>Due to political unrest in Ecuador, it took nearly a …

Gael Garcia Bernal: A 'critical mass' in Latin America | Politics

He is one of the most recognisable faces in cinema today. The Mexican actor, filmmaker and producer Gael Garcia Bernal has worked with some of the most renowned directors and actors in contemporary American and European film - including Pedro Almodovar, Alfonso Cuaron and Alejandro Gonzalez …

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Report: U.S. Offers 28 Percent Solution for Climate Pact

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Ted Cruz and the GOP have a big climate problem

<i>This story was originally published by the</i> Guardian <i>and is reproduced here as part of the Climate Desk collaboration.</i><p>Ted Cruz officially kicked off …

Mexico Pledges to Cut Emissions 25% in Climate-Change Milestone

Mexico has become the first developing nation to formally promise to cut its global-warming pollution, a potential milestone in efforts to reach a …

Podemos storm into Andalusian parliament as Socialists fall short of majority

Spain's upstart Podemos party have won their first seats in parliament in regional elections<p>Voters in Andalucia punished Spain’s two major parties in Sunday’s regional election with a big drop for Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy’s Popular Party (PP) as the Socialists (PSOE) failed to secure a majority.<p>…

Philosopher March Madness: Round of 32

In the round of 64, over 10,000 votes were cast to determine the pressing question “What philosopher is most likely to ruin a sporting event?” …

Mario Vargas Llosa: 'the novels we read now are purely entertainment'

Approaching 80, Mario Vargas Llosa tells Tim Martin of his unabated hunger to change the world through fiction<p>Aged 78 and with the Nobel Prize for Literature behind him, the Peruvian writer Mario Vargas Llosa has now begun an acting career. Or has he? “No, no no!” he laughs delightedly, rocking on …