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Atacama Desert - Wikipedia


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 ...

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 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.

Maphead: Atacama Desert, the Driest Spot on Earth - Condé Nast ...


Mar 3, 2015 ... But the driest non-polar spot on Earth is even more remarkable. There are places in Chile's Atacama Desert where rain has never been ...

Extreme Climates 1: Driest Place | Weather | Drought | Atacama Desert


Welcome to the driest place on earth. The Atacama Desert receives rain every 100 years, if at all. In fact, the only town in the desert hasnt seen rain yet. How do  ...

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.

Atacama Desert @ National Geographic Magazine


Parts of Chile's Atacama Desert haven't seen a drop of rain since recordkeeping began. Somehow, more than a million people squeeze life from this parched ...

Top 10 Driest Places On Earth - List Dose


Top 10 Driest Places On Earth. Article by ayushi khemka, March 30, 2014. With massive floods creating furore all over, the last thing that comes to our minds is ...

What is the driest place on Earth? | Reference.com


The center of the Atacama Desert in Chile is considered the driest place on Earth. During an average year, the area receives less than 1 or 2 millimeters of ...

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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.

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 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 ...