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Volume 9, issue 6
Biogeosciences, 9, 2275–2286, 2012
https://doi.org/10.5194/bg-9-2275-2012
© Author(s) 2012. This work is distributed under
the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License.
Biogeosciences, 9, 2275–2286, 2012
https://doi.org/10.5194/bg-9-2275-2012
© Author(s) 2012. This work is distributed under
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Research article 26 Jun 2012

Research article | 26 Jun 2012

Novel water source for endolithic life in the hyperarid core of the Atacama Desert

J. Wierzchos et al.

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