Add to favorite
 
Subscribe to our Newsletters Subscribe to our Newsletters Get Daily Updates RSS

Unexpected Find by Russian Scientists in Antarctic
6.01.2016 19:38
Unexpected Find by Russian Scientists in Antarctic

Scientists of the Ural Federal University have found samples of meteorites in the Antarctic.

      TASS reported it with reference to the member of the Meteorite Committee, RAS, Professor Victor Grokhovsky.

      According to him, the size of two meteoric substance pieces makes three and five centimeters. In the middle of January, when the group of scientists returns to Yekaterinburg, study of the found substance will begin. Presently the team continues the search of meteorite samples for further studies.

      The group of scientists started off from Yekaterinburg as a part of the meteoric expedition in the middle of December. Research works are conducted in the land of Queen Maud, at the 100 kilometer distance from the Russian station Novolazarevskaya.

       




Author: Vera Ivanova

Tags: Antarctic Meteoric Expedition    

Next Previous


You might also find interesting:








Comment on our site


RSS   twitter      submit



TAGS:
Russian Cinema  Kalmykia  Mermeriny  Great Patriotic War  Lukhovka  Moscow  Jazz Seasons Festival  Nature Reserves  Russian science  Brass Music  Russian Poetry  Zvenigorod Private Tour  Russian tourism  Avachinsky Gulf  Tver  Russian social networks  Moscow Region  obituary  Mikhail Fridman  Russian business  Sochi Olympics  Russian economy  Domodedovo  Russian scientists  migration in Russia  Russian ballet dancers  Tchaikovsky Concert Hall  crisis  Sochi 2014  foreign agent  Accordion  Economic Crime  Russian roads  St. Petersburg  Roman Abramovich  Andrei Arshavin  Portraits  Manon  New York  Russian holidays  Russian directors  ROSCOSMOS  Moscow Theatres  State Duma  Dmitry Krymov  Exhibitions in Moscow  Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Russia  World War II  kochi  Ryazan Region 


Travel Blogs
Top Traveling Sites