Brazil invested nearly US$100 million in the reconstruction of the Comandante Ferraz Antarctic Station. Photo: EPA Brazil invested nearly US$100 million in the reconstruction of the Comandante Ferraz Antarctic Station. Photo: EPA
Brazil invested nearly US$100 million in the reconstruction of the Comandante Ferraz Antarctic Station. Photo: EPA

Brazil’s new US$100 million Antarctic base, built by China

  • Base built on site of previous facility, which was largely razed in a 2012 fire
  • The new centre consists of 17 laboratories and accommodation for 65 people

Topic |   Antarctica
Brazil invested nearly US$100 million in the reconstruction of the Comandante Ferraz Antarctic Station. Photo: EPA Brazil invested nearly US$100 million in the reconstruction of the Comandante Ferraz Antarctic Station. Photo: EPA
Brazil invested nearly US$100 million in the reconstruction of the Comandante Ferraz Antarctic Station. Photo: EPA
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