who discovered lake vida

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    azozposted 7 years ago

    who discovered lake vida

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    n.padyposted 7 years ago

    Lake vida was named by the Victoria University of Wellington Antarctic Expedition (1958-59) after Vida (Vaida), a sledge dog of the Nimrod Expedition, 1910-13.

    The lake gained importance in 2002, when a research team led by Peter Doran, announced the discovery of a 2800yr old microbe.