Quotes of the Day

Monday, Feb. 07, 2011

Open quoteIt's like exploring an alien planet where no one has been before. Close quote

  • of Russia's Arctic and Antarctic Research Institute, on the exploration of a lake in Antarctica that has been frozen for 15 million years and is 12,000 ft. (3.7 km) beneath a polar ice cap; a team of scientists expects to reach the lake by summer
Photo: NASA / Scientific Visualization Studio | Source: Reuters