Where is Argentina? First of all…
South America… Right there!
Argentine Climate The vast Argentine territory has a diversity of landscapes, where ice fields contrast with arid zones; m...
Choose the best one! Warm Moderate Arid Cold Subtropical Dry Polar Cold!
Some pictures to enjoy And now…
Iguazú Falls
Argentina-Brasil-Paraguay corner
Paraná
Spegazzini Glacier
Glaciers
Mount Fitz Roy
Whales in the south
Aconcagua The highest peak in America 6959 mts.
North of Argentina
Buenos Aires
Argentine Flag Monument
Punmamarca, Jujuy
Termas de Río Hondo One of the best thermal cities in the world
Misiones
Buenos Aires province
Entre Ríos
Yavi
Caminito-Buenos Aires
Colón Theatre One of the best opera houses in the world
Av. 9 de Julio The widest av. in the world
Río de la Plata The widest river in the world
Rosario
Brave  Gaucho and his horse
Valle de la Luna – San Juan
Llama
A loom  (telar)
Amazing  Colours
Dinosaurs! 97 Million years  (Argentinosaurus huinculensis) The biggest dinosaur ever found
Argentine Inventions Remarkable…
Fingerprints Juan Vucetich -  1891
Heart Bypass René Favaloro -  1967
The Bus Ángel Di Césare y Alejandro Castelvi   - 1928
Blind Cane José Mario Fallótico -  1921
Ultrasonic Blind Cane National Technological University (UTN Avellaneda)
“ Traffic lights” for blind people Mario Dávila  - 1983
Argentine Dogo Antonio Norez Martínez -  1921 Amazing achievement of genetics, a calculated cross between seven hunting dogs
Soda Drago  - 1965
Helicopter Raúl Pateras de Pescara  - 1922 The first one to fly and to be controlled was fully developed and piloted in Ar...
Radio Stations Enrique Susini  – 1920
The Pen José Biró -  1944
Holophonic sound Hugo Zuccarelli  – 1980 First used by  Pink Floyd  (“The final cut”)
Blood Transfusion Luis Agote -  1914
Cartoons Quirino Cristiani  -1917 Disney tried to hire Cristiani, but he refused.
Auto-disposable syringe Carlos Arcusin
Argentine Nobel Prizes
Carlos SAAVEDRA LAMAS Nobel Peace Prize in 1936
Bernardo HOUSSAY Nobel Prize in Physiology and Medicine in 1947
Luis LELOIR Nobel Prize in Chemistry in 1970
Adolfo PÉREZ ESQUIVEL Nobel Peace Prize in 1980
César MILSTEIN Nobel Prize in Physiology and Medicine in 1984
Argentine movies:  Best Foreign Film  Oscar®
La historia Oficial The official story - 1985
El secreto de sus ojos The secret in their eyes - 2010
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  1. 1. Where is Argentina? First of all…
  2. 2. South America… Right there!
  3. 3. Argentine Climate The vast Argentine territory has a diversity of landscapes, where ice fields contrast with arid zones; mountains with valleys or plateaus; fluvial streams and lakes with large oceans, broad grassy plains with woods and forests.
  4. 4. Choose the best one! Warm Moderate Arid Cold Subtropical Dry Polar Cold!
  5. 5. Some pictures to enjoy And now…
  6. 6. Iguazú Falls
  7. 7. Argentina-Brasil-Paraguay corner
  8. 8. Paraná
  9. 9. Spegazzini Glacier
  10. 10. Glaciers
  11. 11. Mount Fitz Roy
  12. 12. Whales in the south
  13. 13. Aconcagua The highest peak in America 6959 mts.
  14. 14. North of Argentina
  15. 15. Buenos Aires
  16. 16. Argentine Flag Monument
  17. 17. Punmamarca, Jujuy
  18. 18. Termas de Río Hondo One of the best thermal cities in the world
  19. 19. Misiones
  20. 20. Buenos Aires province
  21. 21. Entre Ríos
  22. 22. Yavi
  23. 23. Caminito-Buenos Aires
  24. 24. Colón Theatre One of the best opera houses in the world
  25. 25. Av. 9 de Julio The widest av. in the world
  26. 26. Río de la Plata The widest river in the world
  27. 27. Rosario
  28. 28. Brave Gaucho and his horse
  29. 29. Valle de la Luna – San Juan
  30. 30. Llama
  31. 31. A loom (telar)
  32. 32. Amazing Colours
  33. 33. Dinosaurs! 97 Million years (Argentinosaurus huinculensis) The biggest dinosaur ever found
  34. 34. Argentine Inventions Remarkable…
  35. 35. Fingerprints Juan Vucetich - 1891
  36. 36. Heart Bypass René Favaloro - 1967
  37. 37. The Bus Ángel Di Césare y Alejandro Castelvi  - 1928
  38. 38. Blind Cane José Mario Fallótico - 1921
  39. 39. Ultrasonic Blind Cane National Technological University (UTN Avellaneda)
  40. 40. “ Traffic lights” for blind people Mario Dávila - 1983
  41. 41. Argentine Dogo Antonio Norez Martínez - 1921 Amazing achievement of genetics, a calculated cross between seven hunting dogs
  42. 42. Soda Drago - 1965
  43. 43. Helicopter Raúl Pateras de Pescara - 1922 The first one to fly and to be controlled was fully developed and piloted in Argentina
  44. 44. Radio Stations Enrique Susini – 1920
  45. 45. The Pen José Biró - 1944
  46. 46. Holophonic sound Hugo Zuccarelli – 1980 First used by Pink Floyd (“The final cut”)
  47. 47. Blood Transfusion Luis Agote - 1914
  48. 48. Cartoons Quirino Cristiani -1917 Disney tried to hire Cristiani, but he refused.
  49. 49. Auto-disposable syringe Carlos Arcusin
  50. 50. Argentine Nobel Prizes
  51. 51. Carlos SAAVEDRA LAMAS Nobel Peace Prize in 1936
  52. 52. Bernardo HOUSSAY Nobel Prize in Physiology and Medicine in 1947
  53. 53. Luis LELOIR Nobel Prize in Chemistry in 1970
  54. 54. Adolfo PÉREZ ESQUIVEL Nobel Peace Prize in 1980
  55. 55. César MILSTEIN Nobel Prize in Physiology and Medicine in 1984
  56. 56. Argentine movies: Best Foreign Film Oscar®
  57. 57. La historia Oficial The official story - 1985
  58. 58. El secreto de sus ojos The secret in their eyes - 2010

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