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Mirny

(mēr`nē), town, NE Siberian Russia, in Sakha Republic. Founded in 1956, when diamonds were discovered, Mirny grew rapidly and is now the center of the Russian diamond-mining industry.
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At the placer deposit near Mirny a site for land reclamation was created.
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Mirny, an old Russian research station, marked the midpoint of our journey and we turned around and retraced our route back to Casey, where we turned north and headed for home.
The Soviet Antarctic Expedition also began major exploration activity in the summer of 1955-56 with a major coastal base at Mirny in East Antarctica.
Systems biology approaches have been developed to analyze large data sets provided by genomics, transcriptomics, proteomics, metabolomics, and protein-protein interaction (PPI) networks (Auerbach et al., 2015; Bouhifd et al., 2013; Church et al., 2014; Ivanov et al., 2007; Kumar et al., 2015; Mohsenizadeh et al., 2015; Spirin and Mirny, 2003; Wang et al., 2014).
The site in Mirny, Siberia, was shut permanently in 2004.
Much of East Antarctica was colder than average, particularly offshore along coastal Queen Maud Land (30[degrees]W-0[degrees]) and portions of the Ross Sea westward towards Mirny station (~90[degrees]E), while the Amundsen Sea and the Ronne-Filchner Ice Shelf were slightly warmer than average (Fig.