An aerial view of the Vostock research camp in Antarctica is ...
Feb 8th, 2012
(Reuters) - An aerial view of the Vostock research camp in Antarctica is seen in this January 5, 2005 handout photograph. Russian scientists are close to drilling into the prehistoric sub-glacier Lake Vostok, which has been trapped under Antarctic ice for 14 million years. Picture taken January 5, 2005. REUTERS/Alexey Ekaikin/Handout (ANTARCTICA - Tags: SCIENCE TECHNOLOGY) FOR EDITORIAL USE ONLY. NOT FOR SALE FOR MARKETING OR ADVERTISING CAMPAIGNS. THIS IMAGE HAS BEEN SUPPLIED BY A THIRD PARTY. IT IS DISTRIBUTED, EXACTLY AS RECEIVED BY REUTERS, AS A SERVICE TO CLIENTS -
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