Facebook Twitter 新浪微博 Instagram YouTube Monday, Mar 27, 2017
Search
Archive
English>>

Enjoying sunset scenery of South China Sea on U.S. drilling ship in expedition

(Xinhua)    11:11, March 27, 2017

CHINA-U.S. DRILLING SHIP-SOUTH CHINA SEA-EXPEDITION (CN)

Photo taken aboard the U.S. drilling ship JOIDES Resolution shows the sunset scenery of the South China Seaon March 25, 2017. Scientists from China, the United States, Franceand other countries were on the U.S. drilling ship JOIDES Resolution to conduct an expedition to the South China Sea. As part of the International Ocean Discovery Program, they will explore the lithosphere extension during the continental breakup, by drilling at four sites in the northern area of the South China Sea to a depth of up to 4,000 meters. The study will contribute to understanding of how marginal basins grow. (Xinhua/Zhang Jiansong)


【1】【2】【3】【4】【5】【6】

(For the latest China news, Please follow People's Daily on Twitter and Facebook)
(Web editor: Du Mingming, Bianji)

Add your comment

Most Read

Hot News

We Recommend

Photos

prev next

Related reading