Arctic Yellow River Station

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Orthographic projection centered over Arctic Yellow River Station, Svalbard.

The Polar Research Institute of China established its Arctic Yellow River Station (simplified Chinese: 黄河站; traditional Chinese: 黃河站; pinyin: Huánghé Zhàn) in Ny-Ålesund, on Svalbard, in 2003.[1][2][3]

Scientists at the station conducted research into the Aurora Borealis and microbes in the ice-pack, glacier monitoring, atmospheric research.[1][4][5]

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  1. ^ a b "Arctic Yellow River Station". Polar Research Institute of China. 2006. Retrieved 2008-01-29. 
  2. ^ http://www.pric.gov.cn/enindex.asp?sortid=1 "Polar Research Institute of China: A brief introduction". Polar Research Institute of China. 2006. Retrieved 2008-01-29. 
  3. ^ "Polar Upper Atmosphere Physics". Polar Research Institute of China. 2006. Retrieved 2008-01-29. 
  4. ^ "Polar Biological Science". Polar Research Institute of China. 2006. Retrieved 2008-01-29. 
  5. ^ "SCIENCE AND DATA: Projects of Chinese Polar scientific research". Chinese Arctic and Antarctic Administration. Retrieved 2008-01-29. 

Coordinates: 78°55′N 11°56′E / 78.917°N 11.933°E / 78.917; 11.933