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Aerial picture of Radio telescope antennas of the ALMA project in the... News PhotoAerial View,Astronomical Telescope,Astronomy,Atacama Desert,Atacama Large Millimeter Array,Atacama Region,Chile,Desert,Kilometre,Plateau,Radio,Santiago - Chile,Science and Technology,Scientific Exploration,Vertical,WorkingPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPAerial picture of Radio telescope antennas of the ALMA (Atacama Large Millimeter/submillimeter Array) project in the Chajnantor plateau, Atacama desert, some 1500 km north of Santiago, on August 14,2013. The ALMA, an international partnership project between Europe, North America and East Asia, with the cooperation of Chile, is presently the largest astronomical project in the world. The workers of ALMA Observatory are in strike since August 22, 2013, after failing negotiations for higher wages. AFP PHOTO/ARIEL MARINKOVIC (Photo credit should read ARIEL MARINKOVIC/AFP/Getty Images)