Salutations Mr E and fellow classmates,Today I am going to talk about HalleyResearch Station.I will tell you why I chose this Station andsome interesting facts.
Why Did I Pick Halley Research Station?I picked Halley Research StationFor the Following Reasons:
1.Halley Research stationdoes lots of environmentalstudies such as sea levelrise, climate change andunderstanding ozonedepletion.
2. Halley Research Station has areally cool design.
Some interesting facts… Halley’s comet Halley Research Station was named after Edmund Halley who was the discoverer of Halleys comet. Edmund Halley
What is Halley’s Latitude and Longitude?Halley’s Longitude is 26 degrees celsius34 West and her Latitude is 75 degreescelsius 35 South. When Was It Established? Halley Research station was established on the date of January the 15 1956 to the present. Four Halleys have been biult so far four of which where buired in snow!
Where I s Halley ResearchStation Located? Halley Research Station is located on the Brunt ice shelf which flows into Weddell Sea at the rate of 2 metres a day!
I wonder how long do you think it will take for the Brunt ice shelf to get close toanother country?Don’t you think that would be cool to see.Literally cool.Get it!
What Is It Like Living In Halley Research StationLiving at Halley Research Station is not like our lives it’s very different andhere’s why.At Halley You can’t go to the toilet as easy as it is here insteadyou have to bring a plastic bag and an empty bottle.Well what are you supposed to do?Also at this station you of course would have to wear at least 11 to 12 layers ofclothes or else you will freeze.Most people love the grass and even just walking in the bush! But how couldyou do that in Antarctica there’s no grass, trees, roads you can’t even go to theshops wearing flip-flops.You can’t even call your friends!!!So you might become Lonely at times.
But Living there is also good in it’s ownways:Like you know how everyone says New York is thecity that never sleeps . What about Antarctica? TheSun never Sets in Summer and in Winter the SunNever Rises. So then if you go there and come backyou can tell people I have seen the sun in the middleof the sky at midnight.
In Conclusion,I chose Halley Research Station because ofit’s design and it’s studies.Halley is an Antarctic Research Stationand I hope you enjoyed listening to someCool facts about this station..