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Astonishing discovery! 5 meteorites found in Antarctica; may contain secrets of Earth

Meteorites discovered in Antarctica could hold the key to unlocking the mystery of Earth’s formation. Here's what you need to know. One of the two polar ice caps on Earth, Antarctica is a desolate place known for its vast expanse of ice. The majority of the continent is covered in ice and snow, making it the coldest, windiest and driest continent on Earth. The conditions are so harsh on this continent that it maked it so inhospitable that no permanent human settlements exist here. Only researchers who work in temporary research stations are stationed here. Despite being inhospitable, Antarctica is home to a wide variety of unique ecosystems. Diverse array of microorganisms also exist here, with most of them trapped in the ice which is millions of years old.Now, scientists have uncove...