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Sebastian Vettel wins The Australian Grand Prix the first race of the F1 2011 season

Paul Lawrie wins his first European tour golf championship in 8 years by winning Andalucian open in Malaga

Sri Lanka will play New Zealand in the 1st semi-final of Cricket World cup 2011 on 29/03/11
 

India Vs Pakistan, the 2nd semi-final of Cricket World Cup will be played on 30/03/11

Facts on Antarctica

Which is the highest peak of Antarctica ?


Vinson Massif



The only live volcano of Antarctica is?


Erebus



At which place in Antarctica the lowest temperature recorded


At Vonstock (-89.2 degree Celsius)



Name the 2 types of penguins found in Antarctica.


Adeline and Emperor penguins



Who was the first person to command an air expedition to Antarctica?


Richard Byrd



What is the name of the Indian scientific station in Antarctica?


Dakshina Gangothri