Drilling Team Finally Hits Antarctica's Liquid Lake
By: Richard Harris
February 8, 2012
After years of trying, Russian scientists say they have drilled into an Antarctic lake that is buried beneath more than two miles of ice. They are looking for signs of life that haven't been exposed to sky in 20 million years.
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