Smit and colleagues first found the two galaxies in deep Spitzer Space Telescope images, then followed up using the Atacama Large Millimeter/sub-millimeter Array (ALMA), a network of radio dishes high in the Atacama Desert
They took soil samples from six locations in the Atacama desert
between 2015 and 2017.
Led by Washington State University planetary scientist Dirk Schulze-Makuch, an international team studied the driest corner of South America's Atacama Desert
, where decades pass without any rain.
It may rain once a decade or less in South America's Atacama Desert
, but tiny bacteria and microorganisms survive there, hinting at the possibility of similar life on Mars, researchers said.
Stargazing in Chile's Atacama desert
and going inside the magma chamber of a dormant volcano in Iceland will be just two of the highlights of a cruise on new luxury ship Azamara Pursuit when she debuts for the 2018-19 season.
The plant is sited in the Atacama Desert
in the Antofagasta region of the country.
Spence is part of BHP Billiton's Pampa Norte division in the Atacama Desert
, which also includes Cerro Colorado.
Salt : Extracted from an ancient underground sea in the Atacama Desert
in Chile, one of the most arid and sterile environments in the world, this premium South American salt adds unique flavour to dishes such as spicy Chilean chicken empanadas.
com/how-find-alien-life-nasa-starts-atacama-desert-chile-2528625) NASA Looks For Alien Life, Starting In Chile's Atacama Desert
From the various volcanoes scattered across this South American country-which stretches more than 2,600 miles (4,000 kilometers) from north to south-to the arid Atacama desert
and its salty scenery, Chile promises stunning natural scenery and unforgettable travel experiences.
Some specific topics examined include frontiers and borders in the American landscape, land management tribes, avant-garde real estate in Japan, and astronomy in the Atacama Desert
The mosquito specimen was found dead in a home in the city of Arica, located some 1,033 miles (1,663 kms) north of capital city Santiago in the Atacama desert
next to the border with Peru, health authorities said.