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China opens fourth Antarctic research station — the flying saucer-shaped Taishan

By Agence France-Presse
Monday, February 10, 2014 3:37 EDT
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Screenshot Taishan Antarchtic research station
 
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China’s fourth Antarctic research station — the flying saucer-shaped Taishan — has officially opened, in another step for the country’s exploration ambitions in both earth and space. The station, named for one of China’s five sacred mountains, sits…



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