The Atacama: The Driest Desert in the World

6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Council Chambers

Event Details

There are areas in the Atacama Desert where zero rainfall has been recorded in the past 500 years. Allen Johnson traveled to the desert to visit its unique environment and make astronomical observations at the Atacama Lodge, the home of the space center and telescopes, and visited the Salar de Atacama, El Tatio Geysers, and Aldea de Tulor.
Event Type(s): Author Visits
Age Group(s): Adults