Spend more on research to avoid crisis

Recently published in the highly respected academic journal Science a group of scientists in Chile have issued a warning that the country may be falling behind others in their planning and spending for research. The authors, lead by Pablo Astudillo of t…

Huasos at the Queen’s Jubilee

Don't miss the opportunity to see the Chilean performance at the celebration of the Queen's Jubilee.  The Queen visited Chile in 1968 and was impressed by the huasos.  Viva Chile mierda! No te pierdas la oportunidad de ver la presentación chilena en la…

National Debt – Chile and the world!

If National debt as a percentage of GDP is a reasonable marker of how an economy is doing, then 2 things are pretty clear from the interactive graph below. 1.Most 'developed' economies are set on a path of virtual bankruptcy. 2. The Chilean economy, o…



  Chilean super funksters Los Mono caused an internet sensation with the infectious Promesas and the outrageously quirky video that's gone viral on youtube. The track is from Los Mono Somos Los Que Estamos which you can get from itunes…

Nano Stern – Los Espejos

  Nano Stern Los Espejos Los Espejos is the third outing from Chilean Nano (Fernando) Stern who forms part of the so called new Chilean wave of musicians. A mature and intelligent album Los Espejos has earned Stern internationa…

Huacha Banda

Atacama Desert timelapse



Film Club

Film club: Tan lejos como aquí

A young woman recalls the story transmitted to her by her great-grandmother and attempts to retrace the steps that unfold in the story for her younger sister.

Track of the day