Jorge Vago, ESA's ExoMars Project Scientist, in Laguna Brava
Jorge Vago, ESA's ExoMars Project Scientist, pictured on Laguna Brava, La Rioja, Argentina. This location, situated at a height of 4500 m, is cold and subject to large doses of ultraviolet radiation. Jorge is examining bacterial colonies that thrive in the warmth and nutrients provided by the hydrothermal system here.
Last Update: 26 Nov 2010