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Arctic and Antarctic Regions

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Greenland: Facts and Figures
Greenland
Kalaallit Nunaat

Roald Amundsen
Roald Amundsen
leader of the first party to reach the South Pole

Polar Pics, 1957
Polar Pics, 1957

Polar News 1959
Polar News from 1959

Major Arctic Expeditions

The Quest for a Northwest Passage
The Quest for a Northwest Passage

USS Sargo
U.S.S. Sargo Reaches the North Pole
on February 9, 1960

Project Lead Dog
Project Lead Dog
looking for safe routes across the Arctic

Matthew Alexander Henson
Matthew Alexander Henson
the first man to reach the Nole Pole

Robert Edwin Peary
Robert Edwin Peary
leader of the first "land" expedition to the North Pole

Pictures from Robert Peary's Expedition to the North Pole
Pictures from Robert Peary's Expedition to the North Pole

Antarctic Treaty
Antarctic Treaty

Richard Evelyn Byrd
Richard Evelyn Byrd
establisher of the first scientific base in Antarctica and one of the first to fly to the South Pole and back

Robert Falcon Scott
Robert Falcon Scott
Antarctic explorer

Plant Life in the Antarctic
Plant Life in the Antarctic

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