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Fraser
2012-Jun-18, 04:10 PM
This stunning photo of the Milky Way was captured from what may be the coldest and most isolated research facility on Earth: the French-Italian Concordia Base station, located at 3,200 meters (nearly 10,500 feet) altitude on the Antarctic plateau, 1,670 km (1,037 miles) from the geographic south pole. Taken by Dr. Alexander Kumar, doctor, researcher [...]

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