South America

Chankillo Archaeological Site (Peru) The Editor Mon, 06/20/2022 - 17:52
The Chankillo Archaeological Site is situated in a coastal desert in the Ancash region of Peru. Constructed in the fourth century BC, it has been interpreted as a fortified temple complex with a solar observatory known as the "Thirteen Towers."
Chavín de Huantar: Archaeological Site and World Heritage Site (Peru) The Editor Sun, 11/18/2018 - 19:58
Chavín de Huántar takes its name from the culture that developed between 1500 and 300 B.C. in this high valley of the Peruvian Andes. Chavin is one of the earliest and best known pre-Columbian sites and represents an important expression of the construction techniques of its time.
Chile Triple Junction: Taitao and Tres Montes Peninsulas (South America) The Editor Fri, 09/06/2019 - 15:14
The Chile Triple Junction is a geologic triple junction located on the seafloor of the Pacific Ocean off the Taitao and Tres Montes Peninsulas on the southern coast of Chile. Here the South American, Nazca, and Antarctic tectonic plates meet.