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Antarctic Lake

Life Discovered In Lake That Hasn't Seen Sunlight For Millions Of Years

LiveScience | Becky Oskin | Posted 08.21.2014 | Science

Antarctica, the coldest place on Earth, teems with microscopic life. Tiny organisms dwell on the ice and live inside glaciers, and now, researchers c...

Drillers Make Surprising Discovery In Icy Muck

LiveScience | Megan Gannon | Posted 09.11.2013 | Science

Researchers have found signs of life in mud pulled from the bottom of an ice-covered lake in Antarctica. Studying microbes in such extreme and closed-...

Antarctic Life Discovery Called Into Question

| Posted 03.11.2013 | Science

By Carolyn Gramling Just days after Russian scientists announced that they had found a previously unidentified species of bacteria in Antarctica's s...

Never-Before-Seen Life Found In Remote Lake

| Posted 03.11.2013 | Science

UPDATE: March 11 -- International news agency Interfax is reporting that the scientists' announcement was premature, and that their samples were all c...

Unidentified Life Form Found In Antarctic Lake Could Hold Clues About Life Beyond Earth

www.newser.com | Posted 03.08.2013 | Weird News

After drilling through 2.3 miles of ice at Antarctica's Lake Vostok, Russian scientists discover unidentified bacteria that could help to explain life...

WATCH: Micro-Sub Shows Scene At Bottom Of Long-Buried Lake

Posted 03.03.2013 | Science

By: Becky Oskin, OurAmazingPlanet Staff Writer Published: 03/01/2013 02:53 PM EST on LiveScience A shiny red submarine that could double for a Lo...

Hints Of Life Seen In Long-Buried Lake

Posted 01.31.2013 | Science

By: Becky Oskin, OurAmazingPlanet Staff Writer Published: 01/30/2013 01:19 PM EST on OurAmazingPlanet Scientists have the first hints of life fr...

Drilling Team Breaks Through To Long-Buried Lake

Posted 01.29.2013 | Science

By: Becky Oskin, OurAmazingPlanet Staff Writer Published: 01/28/2013 12:53 PM EST on OurAmazingPlanet As a sterilized video camera dropped through ...

Russians Reach Antarctic Lake Hidden Below 2 Miles Of Ice

The Huffington Post | James Gerken | Posted 02.09.2012 | Green

After drilling into Lake Vostok for over two decades, Russian scientists have confirmed that they reached the mysterious freshwater lake that was seal...

Russia Reaches Antarctica's Lake Hidden For Millions Of Years

AP | VLADIMIR ISACHENKOV | Posted 04.09.2012 | Green

MOSCOW (AP) — Opening a scientific frontier miles under the Antarctic ice, Russian experts drilled down and finally reached the surface of a giganti...