1,700 People Live In An Underground Village In The Desert
Nearly 1,700 People Live Underground In The Australian Desert, But Why? | Would you sleep underground in the middle of this desert? This is what nearly 1,700 people do every night. In the Australian desert—where temperatures reach almost 120°F (50°C) during the day and plummet to freezing cold levels at night—there are 1,762 people who live completely underground. But why?