A scientific team of the Millennium Institute of Oceanography achieved to immerse down to 8.081 meters within the Atacama Trench.
The Millennium Institute of Oceanography (IMO) will soon embark on a new scientific expedition on board the research vessel Cabo de Hornos with the purpose of exploring the Atacama Trench, which will represent a milestone for oceanography in Chile. For this reason, Las Últimas Noticias newspaper published a short interview with IMO director Dr. Osvaldo Ulloa on January 18.
Last week, the traditional annual meeting of the Millennium Institute of Oceanography (IMO) was held at the University of Concepción (UdeC), gathering together all IMO members, including associate and assistant researchers, postdocs, technicians, professionals, and students, in order to evaluate the progress made in 2017.
On Saturday January 6 a new park designed to be a meeting place for residents and a playground for children was inaugurated in Coliumo.