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Southern point where the Earth's axis of rotation intersects its surface

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South Pole: Southern point where the Earth's axis of rotation intersects its surface
The South Pole, also known as the Geographic South Pole or Terrestrial South Pole, is one of the two points where Earth's axis of rotation intersects its surface. It is the southernmost point on the surface of Earth and lies on the opposite side of Earth from the North Pole.

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This Spacecraft Will Land A Water-Hunting Rover On The Moon [Video]

This Spacecraft Will Land A Water-Hunting Rover On The Moon

A company has been selected to land the water-hunting NASA VIPER Rover on the moon. Astrobotic was chosen to deliver the volatiles investigating polar exploration Rover, or VIPER to the the South Pole..

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