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First inland Antarctica station opens

China Daily | Updated: 2009-02-03 07:56

China opened its first research station in inland Antarctica yesterday.

First inland Antarctica station opens

The Kunlun station is also the third Chinese Antarctic base, after Zhongshan and Great Wall.

Kunlun now covers 263 sq m and can accommodate 20 people. It will be expanded to 558 sq m over the next three to five years.

First inland Antarctica station opens

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