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  • Scientists find a place on Earth where there is no life

    Enrique Sacristán | 20 November 2019 08:05

    Living beings, especially microorganisms, have a surprising ability to adapt to the most extreme environments on our planet, but there are still places where they cannot live. European researchers have confirmed the absence of microbial life in hot, saline, hyperacid ponds in the Dallol geothermal field in Ethiopia.

  • Santorini volcano, a new terrestrial analogue of Mars

    Enrique Sacristán | 25 June 2019 08:20

    One of the great attractions of the island of Santorini, in Greece, lies in its spectacular volcanic landscape, which also contains places similar to those of Mars. A team of European and U.S. scientists has discovered it after analysing basaltic rocks collected in one of its coves.