How the Earth Was Made Driest Place On Earth DVD
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- Format: Color, DVD-Video, NTSC
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- Number of Discs: 1
- Run Time: 50 Minutes
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- Aspect Ratio: 1.33:1
- Language: English
- Studio: A&E Television Networks
Other research shows that it's surface is also incredibly ancient - there are boulders lying in this desert that have not moved for over 23 million years - that's over 50 times longer than it's taken for our human species to evolve. The soil is so dry that it has been used as a test bed for the Mars rovers.
Once thought completely lifeless, strange bacteria discovered in the desert have given scientists new hope that they might find life on the red planet. Atacamais also home to the largest copper mine in the world.
HOW THE EARTH WAS MADE looks into the riddle of the Atacama and uncovers how this extraordinarily dry landscape was created..