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Antarctic Mission Called Off

A team of Bristol scientists have called off their mission to drill deep into an Antarctic ice sheet in the hope of finding life in an ancient lake.

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VIDEO: Arriving in Antarctica - the team touch down

It's not often you'll see pictures like this. This is the team of scientists from Bristol arriving in Antarctica on their mission to drill the ice cap.

It was filmed by Pete Bucktrout of the British Antarctic Survey and shows the plane touching down and the surveyors heading off to their icy camp.

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