Astrotourism in the Atacama Desert

Astrotourism in the Atacama Desert

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Credit: BABAK TAFRESHI/SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY

Caption: Astrotourism in the Atacama Desert. Stars and a meteor trail (far left) above observatory domes for amateur astronomers at the Atacama Lodge hotel in Chile. Located near San Pedro de Atacama, in the Atacama Desert of northern Chile, this is an example of astrotourism. This is a form of tourism that caters for tourists wanting to view the night sky. The clear and dry skies above the Atacama Desert are among the best in the world for stargazing. Photographed in 2016.

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