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First Kazakhstani expedition to North Pole. Photo ©  Kazakh Geographic Society
Kazakhstani nomads reach North Pole in 6 days

Kazakhstani expedition has conquered the North Pole and placed the flag of Kazakhstan and flag of the Assembly of People of Kazakhstan as symbols of visitation.

Kazakhstani nomads reach North Pole in 6 days
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First Kazakh expedition to North Pole

Kazakhstan is sending its first expedition to the North Pole.

First Kazakh expedition to North Pole
Caravanserai Tash Rabat ©Vladimir Prokopenko
Kazakh expedition to China and Kyrgyzstan comes to end

The expedition dedicated to Kazakh scholar Shoqan Walikhanov has made the last observations on the way from Kyrgyzstan to Kazakhstan.

Kazakh expedition to China and Kyrgyzstan comes to end
On the Kyrgyz-Chinese border ©Vladimir Prokopenko
Kazakh expedition leaves China for Kyrgyzstan

Kazakh expeditione dedicated to the 180th anniversary of birth of great Kazakh scholar Shoqan Walikhanov has crossed the Kyrgyz-Chinese border.

Kazakh expedition leaves China for Kyrgyzstan
The old town ©Vladimir Prokopenko
Kazakhstan expedition: Kashgar today and before

An expedition from Kazakhstan has compared the way Kashgar is now with the way it was described 150 years ago.

Kazakhstan expedition: Kashgar today and before
Ulytau ©Saulet Sakenov
Kazakh researchers to explore cradle of nomadic culture

Kazakhstan National Geographic Society has launched an expedition into the epicenter of the nomadic civilization -Ulytau.

Kazakh researchers to explore cradle of nomadic culture
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Kazakh expedition sets out to China

The expedition Following Shoqan Walikhanov’s Caravan Route has set out.

Kazakh expedition sets out to China
©Reuters/Akhtar Soomro
Construction stopped on replica of ancient Chinese ship

An ambitious Chinese plan to build a replica of 15th century explorer Zheng He's "treasure ship" has run aground, reports said Monday, with some questioning whether the vessel will ever sail.

Construction stopped on replica of ancient Chinese ship
Guides, climbers cancel Everest expeditions after tragedy
Guides, climbers cancel Everest expeditions after tragedy

Distraught Nepalese guides and climbers cancelled expeditions on Mount Everest Monday after at least 13 colleagues died in an avalanche, as anger mounted at poor payments for sherpas who take huge risks on the world's highest peak.

Guides, climbers cancel Everest expeditions after tragedy
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Rescued Antarctic scientists back on dry land

Scientists whose Antarctic expedition became trapped in sea ice finally returned to dry land Wednesday, apologising for the disruption and facing questions over who will pay for the international rescue mission.

Rescued Antarctic scientists back on dry land
Photo courtesy of explorersweb.com
British teen claims new South Pole trek record

A 16-year-old British schoolboy on Saturday became the youngest person ever to trek to the South Pole.

British teen claims new South Pole trek record
©Reuters/Heinz-Peter Bader
Rescue underway for Russian ship trapped by Antarctic ice

Three icebreaking ships were Thursday hurrying to reach a Russian vessel carrying 74 people on a scientific expedition which is trapped by ice off Antarctica, with Australian authorities coordinating the rescue mission.

Rescue underway for Russian ship trapped by Antarctic ice
The  distillation unit. ©Dmitriy Khegai
Kazakhstan invention to help find life on Mars

A distillation unit invented in Kazakhstan will be used by the expeditions search for life on Mars.

Kazakhstan invention to help find life on Mars
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Czech travelers to cross Pamirs on motorbikes through Kazakhstan

Two travelers from the Czech Republic are going to cross the Pamir Mountains driving through Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan and Tajikistan.

Czech travelers to cross Pamirs on motorbikes through Kazakhstan
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New quest to study 'living fossil' coelacanth

French and South African biologists will dive to deep-sea caves in the Indian Ocean next month in a bid to locate the coelacanth, the "living fossil" fish whose history predates the dinosaurs.

New quest to study 'living fossil' coelacanth
Orizaba volcano crater. Photo courtesy mountain.kz
Kazakhstan guide to climb Mexican volcano

Andrey Gundarev and Russia’s Yury Sukhanov, two members of the expedition have already taken part in several successful expeditions.

Kazakhstan guide to climb Mexican volcano
Explorers complete Shackleton's epic Antarctic journey
Explorers complete Shackleton's epic Antarctic journey

A team of exhausted but elated explorers successfully recreated Ernest Shackleton's Antarctic survival journey Monday, completing a three-day climb across mountains despite a treacherous blizzard.

Explorers complete Shackleton's epic Antarctic journey
Wild weather strands Shackleton adventurers
Wild weather strands Shackleton adventurers

Two adventurers attempting to recreate an epic 1916 Antarctic expedition by Ernest Shackleton were Saturday stranded on a plateau above a glacier after wild weather hit the final leg of their journey.

Wild weather strands Shackleton adventurers
Tim Jarvis. Photo courtesy of emediarelease.de
Shackleton Antarctic bid makes landfall

An exhausted British-Australian expedition recreating Ernest Shackleton's 1916 crossing of the Southern Ocean in a small boat made landfall Monday after a perilous 12-day journey.

Shackleton Antarctic bid makes landfall
Movie about Kazakhstan expedition to South Pole presented in Almaty
Movie about Kazakhstan expedition to South Pole presented in Almaty

The documentary called 108 hours shows the first Kazakhstan expedition’s journey to the Antarctic.

Movie about Kazakhstan expedition to South Pole presented in Almaty