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Arequipa’s UNSA and Purdue University team to accelerate sustainable solutions
Posted by Jess Rapp on Nov 2, 2017 Leave a comment

Arequipa’s UNSA and Purdue University team to accelerate sustainable solutions

A research and innovation alliance between the Universidad Nacional De San Agustin (UNSA) in Arequipa and Indiana’s Purdue University is in the works.

Peru launches most advanced satellite in Latin America
Posted by Jack Dylan Cole on Sep 23, 2016 1 comment

Peru launches most advanced satellite in Latin America

Peru has launched its first ever satellite in an effort to assist agriculture and combat organized crime. The Peru SAT-1 was launched Sept. 15 from French Guiana and is scheduled  Full Article »

Three lizard species discovered in Peru and Ecuador
Posted by Colin Post on Apr 7, 2015 Leave a comment

Three lizard species discovered in Peru and Ecuador

Three species of woodlizards have been discovered in the tropical Andes mountains in northern Peru and Ecuador. A team of researchers representing Peru, Ecuador and the United States published a  Full Article »

Ayahuasca chemical may treat diabetes
Posted by Colin Post on Mar 23, 2015 Leave a comment

Ayahuasca chemical may treat diabetes

A chemical from the key ingredient in ayahuasca, a hallucinogenic tea common among indigenous tribes of the Amazon jungle, could be used in the treatment of diabetes. The scientific journal,  Full Article »