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US scientists drill into lake deep under Antarc...
US scientists have drilled through 2,600 feet of ice to reach Lake Whillans, a subglacial lake buried beneath the Antarctic ice sheet. Over the next few days, scientists will perform a variety of tests on samples gathered from the lake’s water and sediment, before the drill hole freezes up.
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US scientists drill into lake deep under Antarctic ice sheet
US scientists have drilled through 2,600 feet of ice to reach Lake Whillans, a subglacial lake buried beneath the Antarctic ice sheet. Over the next few days, scientists will perform a variety of tests on samples gathered from the lake’s water and sediment, before the drill hole freezes up.
Date: 1/28/13
Views: 13564
Video by:  Reuters
 
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