Licancabur Expedition Journal

  • Lake Mysteries from the World’s Roof: Part Four
    An international team of scientists has spent the past three weeks in the Andes mountains, climbing to 6,000 meters (19,700 feet) above sea level to find out what's living in the highest lake in the world. In this expedition, editor Henry Bortman talks with
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  • Lake Mysteries from the World's Roof: Part Four
    An international team of scientists has spent the past three weeks in the Andes mountains, climbing to 6,000 meters (19,700 feet) above sea level to find out what's living in the highest lake in the world. In this expedition, editor Henry Bortman talks with
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  • Hot Springs High in the Andes
    An international team of scientists has spent the past two weeks in the Andes mountains, preparing to explore the highest lake in the world: 6,000 meters (19,700 feet) above sea level. In this expedition, Henry Bortman talks with two graduate students who are participating
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  • Licancabur Expedition Journal: Part Two
    A team of scientists has traveled to the Andes mountains to explore the highest lake in the world. In this second of four articles, Astrobiology Magazine editor Henry Bortman talks with Nathalie Cabrol, the expedition leader, about what they've discovered so far.
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  • What’s Living in the World’s Highest Lake?
    An international team of scientists this week began a three-week trek to the highest lake in the world. This is the first in a series of four articles about their expedition to Licancabur, Chile. Each Monday for the next three weeks, we will bring
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  • What's Living in the World's Highest Lake?
    An international team of scientists this week began a three-week trek to the highest lake in the world. This is the first in a series of four articles about their expedition to Licancabur, Chile. Each Monday for the next three weeks, we will bring
    more...