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A 62-year-old glaciologist and Antarctic-veteran will lead the country's first expedition to the South Pole � a 2,200km journey across icy and crevassed terrain from India's Antarctic outpost to the pole this week.
The scientific establishment is all set to add one more feather to its cap with the Union Science and Technology Minister Prithviraj Chavan launching the first Indian scientific expedition to the magical South Pole on Monday evening. An eight-member...
India launches scientific expedition to South Pole The scientists will look at the impact of global warming on the continent India is to begin its first scientific expedition to the South Pole. The head of India's National Centre for Antarctic and...
58 editor India's first national expedition to the South Pole to study climate change patterns over the past few hundred years was flagged off on Monday. Science and technology minister Prithviraj Chavan flagged off the expedition to kick off the...
46 AM Sunset : 4:55 PM Today Generally cloudy sky...New Delhi, Nov. 1: A 62-year-old glaciologist and Antarctic-veteran will lead the country's first expedition to the South Pole a 2,200km journey across icy and crevassed terrain from India's...
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A team of Indian scientists are all set to explore the icy depths of the Antarctic region looking for clues of climate change as part of the first such mission to the South Pole. An eight-member team of scientists and vehicle mechanics will brave the...