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'आसमुद्रांत दक्षिण ध्रुव पर्यंत अबाधित ज्योतिर्मार्ग.:
This is a straight unhindered line from here to the South Pole.

Mystery or Masterpiece?🙌

Shri Somnath jyotirling Mandir
Veeraval #Gujarat

The Baan Stambh (Arrow Pillar) is located within the premises of the mandir. It is believed to be constructed in somewhere the sixth century. It tells us that there is no piece of land from here to south pole.
From this point at the Somnath Mandir to the #SouthPole in Antarctica there is no land mass, if one travels through the sea.

Did the mandir construct keeping this in mind??
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After college, I spent some time traveling and working, and improving my #sciart skills.
The first place I went was Amundsen–Scott South Pole Station in #Antarctica (the #southpole).
I worked as a dishwasher, met my future husband, and saw some pretty neat climate science! Amundsen–Scott South Pole S...
During the summer, most operations workers at #southpole live in "Summer camp" a half mile from station.
It is a cluster of Jamesway tents on the ice flat. Home sweet home!
The warmest day that summer was -9° F, and the coldest as I left was about -60° F. That is cold! Image
One of the coolest things down there is @uw_icecube IceCube Neutrino Observatory, doing some #neutrino #physics!

Sensors deep in the ice can catch neutrino interactions in ice (heavy water also works in mine shafts)!
Here's a nice #sciviz by Fermilab
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