New Antarctic base can ski across ice

New Halley Research Station can slide across ice in Antarctica.

New Antarctic base can ski across ice

Science Recorder | Matt Palso | Wednesday, February 06, 2013

The UK's newest Antarctic Research Station can ski across ice, according to researchers. The Halley VI Research Station is the first fully re-locatable research station in the world. The British Antarctic Survey's Halley VI will open one hundred years after Captain Robert Falcon Scott's Antarctic expeditions, signalling a new era for 21st Century polar research as well as the UK's desire to stay at the cutting edge of scientific enterprise... To continue reading, subscribe to Science Recorder today.

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