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Atacama Desert


The Atacama Desert (Spanish: Desierto de Atacama) is a plateau in South America, covering a 1,000-kilometre (600 mi) strip of land on the Pacific coast, west of ...

The 10 Driest Places on Earth - Live Science


Jul 22, 2011 ... Sometimes it seems like summer stretches into a hot, dry mess. But there are some places on the globe where being dry is taken to an entirely ...

What is the Driest Place on Earth? - Universe Today


Sep 1, 2016 ... The driest place on Earth is in Antarctica in an area called the Dry Valleys, which have seen no rain for nearly 2 million years. There is ...

The 'driest place on Earth' is covered in pink flowers after a crazy ...


Oct 29, 2015 ... The Atacama desert is awash with color after extreme El Nino rains.

List of Top Ten Driest Places in The World - TopLisTenz


Feb 12, 2016 ... Top Ten Driest Places in The World – Earth, the blue world: the oceans combined with the atmosphere make the world look blue. So its color ...

What place on Earth receives the least rainfall? | Reference.com


The driest location on Earth is the Atacama Desert in Chile. This area receives on average less than 0.004 inches of rainfall per year, as it sits in the rain shadow ...

Five Wettest and Driest Places in the World - The Epoch Times


Aug 23, 2013 ... If you want to experience one of the wettest and driest places in the world, you can do it in a span of less than 2000 miles in South America.

PICTURES: Atacama Desert In Chile, One Of The Driest On Earth ...


Oct 30, 2015 ... A view over a mallow field in the Atacama region in Chile on Oct. 21. This year's rainfall over the hostile land has led to the most spectacular ...

Five of the driest places on Earth - Desolenator Blog


Nov 14, 2014 ... The Atacama Desert, situated in northeast Chile, receives top position. You won't find a single living thing in this place – no animals and not a ...

The Worlds Most Extreme Cities - WorldAtlas.com


Sep 19, 2016 ... Cities aren't always located in the most comfortable locations. These are the wettest, driest, coldest, hottest, highest, most isolated, least ...

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Top 10 driest places on Earth - Our Planet


Nov 9, 2015 ... There are numerous places on Earth that receive rainfall less than even 0.76 mm annually. Here are the top ten driest places on Earth.

Driest Desert | Atacama Desert, Chile - Extreme Science


Some places in the Atacama Desert have not had rainfall for over 400 years. The Atacama desert is found along the coast of Chile, South America - right next to ...

The Driest Places on Earth With the Least Rain | Education - Seattle PI


There are many, dry, waterless places on Earth, but all deserts are not created equal. Some of Earth's deserts have particular outstanding features that ...