Category Archives: Polar Regions

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Sueno Polar (Wonderlands)

Category : Polar Regions

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Twelve of the ICSU member countries (Argentina, Australia, Belgium, Chile, France, Japan, New Zealand, Norway, South Africa, the United Kingdom, the United States, and the Soviet Union) met in July 1955 to commence planning the Antarctic science program. Such research not only indicates that all companies need to adapt, but that tour operators located in negatively affected regions have an especially strong imperative to develop adaptation strategies to influence traveller visits in order to save revenue streams.
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Goog in the Land of Ice

Category : Polar Regions

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It will only take a minute or two to complete. Unfortunately on passing through this strait, Mr. The Ronne Antarctic Research Expedition (1947–48), led by Finn Ronne, was the last privately sponsored U. Our work shows that the impact of extraterrestrial objects as small as an Apollo class asteroid could "trigger" a process which in a matter of days would cause a "reshaping" of the equatorial bulge around a different axis, inducing therefore a shift of the poles and a change of the tilt.
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People of the Polar Regions (Wild World)

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Grinnell, to Lancaster Strait and Wel- lington Channel. 1850-1851, Captain Horatio Austin, of H. Denmark deserves great credit for recently setting up a biological station in Davis Strait in the manner here indicated. Geological Survey (USGS), has accumulated a stunning catalog of images that, when riffled through and stitched together, create a high-definition slide show of our rapidly changing Earth. They had remained dormant during several winter months, and now active life suddenly began again.
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Polar Regions (Habitat Survival)

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Bradwardine nor Rose exhibited any emotion, Edward would certainly have thought the intrusion hostile. This peculiarity she adopted in compliance with the Highland prejudices, which could not endure that a woman's head should be covered before wedlock. We validated our modeling with recent Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter Wide-Angle Camera images. Watch the following music video by Canadian musician - Gordon Lightfoot - that describes some history of building the Canadian railway across Canada.
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No Borders: Kigliqangittuq (The Land Is Our Storybook)

Category : Polar Regions

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During the last ice age much of the northern hemisphere was covered in ice and glaciers, and, as this map from the University of Arizona shows, they covered nearly all of Canada, much of northern Asia and Europe, and extended well into the United States. Too bad that darned Titanic was in the way.... There is a prolix account of the marriage-feast, of which we can pick out the names of a few dishes, such as peterel, crane, sturgeon, swan, etc. etc., with a profusion of wild-fowl and venison.
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Tacky and the Haunted Igloo (Tacky the Penguin)

Category : Polar Regions

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Run time 38:00. [more] Take a virtual expedition deep under the Arctic ice along with a research team from the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution in this interactive activity adapted fromNOVA scienceNOW. Sir James Eoss found that the South Atlantic current, near the Cape of Good Hope, did not interfere with the seas of the ■high latitudes. Her stored fat reserves provide all the energy she needs to sustain herself and her cubs. Healthy adult subjects (n = 7) received, on four separate occasions, a 3-mg dose of a rivastigmine solution (2 mg/mL) orally and via a naso-intestinal tube to three GI sites (jejunum, ileum, and ascending colon).
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Ice Race (Take 2)

Category : Polar Regions

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Getting up-close and personal with these amazing creatures has been life-altering for many people while snorkeling with them. OTTAWA: Canada signalled intentions to claim the North Pole and surrounding Arctic waters while announcing on Monday the filing of a UN application seeking to vastly expand its Atlantic sea boundary. A smaller effective footprint (1-5 km in diameter = 0.6 - 3 mi)) is achieved by forming a sharp radar pulse and accurately recording its 2-way travel time. The iceberg that sunk the Titanic is believed to have come from here!
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Missuk's Snow Geese

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During the autumn Mecham discovered M'Clure's record, and the position of the " Investigator " was thus ascertained. You can also get stuck in to some of our cool make-and-do activities. For the inversion procedure, we started from the initial 1-D seismic velocity model of AK135 and constant Vp/Vs of 1.73. For example, energies of the γ-rays emitted by particles accelerated in the gap. Sir David said he was "truly honoured" by the decision.
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Snowy Owls (Arctic Animals)

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There Bianco apparently gives explicit attention to d’Ailly’s ocean problem by showing the full extent of the ocean to the global horizon. On the return of the Ross expedition without any tidings, the country became thoroughly alarmed. It was these travels that ultimately led to her November 1985 trip to Antarctica with members of the Chinese Antarctic Research Team. “What attracted me to Antarctica was pure curiosity about the polar region,” she recalls, her voice still tingling with excitement. “I’d traveled all over China and felt strongly that I should do something for the country.
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Gone Again Ptarmigan

Category : Polar Regions

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II I I " " ' * L 006 557 258 8 001001066 8 STRHFORD&GREIN BOOKSELLERS 6*2-64* SO. They rowed right for the mouth of the cave, and then, shipping their oars, permitted the boat to enter in obedience to the impulse which it had received. The age of polar exploration provided a wealth of information for science to sift, while at the same time fulfilling the aspirations of nations to compete with others and even to stake potential territorial claims, with all the attendant allure of financial gain.
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