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26.12.11

British schoolgirl becomes youngest person to ski to the South Pole

British schoolgirl becomes youngest person to ski to the South Pole

Amelia Hempleman-Adams, a 16-year-old schoolgirl whose father was the first Briton to reach the South Pole solo and unsupported, has become the youngest person to ski to the bottom of the world.

23.12.11

Norwegians want sunken ship “Maud” back from Canada

From a “Globe and Mail – Canada” article: The ship has sat at the bottom of an Arctic fjord in Canada for the better part of a century, but now there is an international tug-of-war going on over who owns it.

14.12.11

South Pole expedition fever is high

2011 marks the centenary of Amundsen's and Scott’s expeditions to the South Pole. Historic events are top-of-mind and we are proud to support a number of Centenary expeditions.

13.12.11

"Crazy Green" Algae Pools Seen in Antarctic Sea

Water's teeming life "exceeds all expectations," scientist says.

05.12.11

Voyager Probes Detect

Voyager Probes Detect "Invisible" Milky Way Glow

View from edge of solar system reveals never before seen light.

01.12.11

Arctic Fox

Arctic Fox

The lush white coat of the arctic fox provides both warmth and camouflage in winter.

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