Book Travesía al Inframundo


What do Space and the Deep Ocean have in common? You can answer this and other questions by reading the fascinating book Travesía al Inframundo, which was launched online on June 8. This book seeks to go into and explore the deepest and most inhospitable habitat of Chilean deep ocean: La Fosa de Atacama. Travesía al Inframundo is inspired in the exploration carried out in 2018 by a group of Chilean scientists to the Atacama Trench, one of the deepest in the world and the Pacific Ocean, with up to 8 kilometers deep and from which the successful documentary Atacamex was born: Exploring the Unknown, co-produced by Fundacion Ciencia & Vida and the Millennium Institute of Oceanography. The book is available at