Professor Martin Siegart from Bristol University is leading a team who are about to drill through 3km of solid ice into subglacial Lake Ellsworth in Antarctica. Their mission is to search for life forms in the water and clues to past climate in the lake-bed sediments.
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Heavy rain will sweep across the South West this evening, with some hill snow expected.
Heavy rain will sweep across the West this evening, with some hill snow expected.
Abigail McCourt was with her family when she saw ex- Russian spy and his daughter collapsed on a bench in The Maltings in Salisbury.