Free South Pole Essays and Papers

Sort By:
Satisfactory Essays
Good Essays
Better Essays
Powerful Essays
Best Essays

Free South Pole Essays and Papers

Page 1 of 50 - About 500 essays
  • Satisfactory Essays

    An arid tundra; temperatures so cold that limbs become black and immobile, land so barren that hardly anything can survive, this is the South Pole. Why anyone would want to go there may be hard to understand. Traveling to the South Pole isn’t just a lengthy process and an uncomfortable experience, it is extremely dangerous as going to far south provides several life threatening conditions. To survive in such cold conditions one would need specially made clothing designed for such extremely cold climate

    • 622 Words
    • 2 Pages
    Satisfactory Essays
  • Best Essays

    Roald Amundsen was the first man to reach both poles – a very significant achievement considering the technology and knowledge available at the time. There are many aspects that both parties had to consider in preparing for the journey – an analysis of the weather conditions, land, soil type, flora and faunae, and route to be taken, as well as the logistics involved in packing necessary clothing, food, scientific and navigational equipment, and what to pack this on to – since the type of transportation

    • 2589 Words
    • 6 Pages
    • 3 Works Cited
    Best Essays
  • Satisfactory Essays

    Essay On Magnetic Field

    • 932 Words
    • 2 Pages

    The Earth’s magnetic field is a major component to exploring the earth. The north and the south poles have always been a guide for travelers. Using compasses, the direction of the north pole and the south pole has always been provided by the magnetic force of the magnetic field. What many people do not know though is the earth’s magnetic field provides way more than that. The magnetic field, also known as the magnetosphere, protects us from all kinds of harmful substances. Some of these substances

    • 932 Words
    • 2 Pages
    Satisfactory Essays
  • Powerful Essays

    The south pole is the southernmost point on earth and is located on Antarctica. Because Antarctica is centered on the South Pole it receives very little sunlight, and is the coldest climate on Earth. Most of the life in Antarctica is marine life, such as krill, seals, whales, and penguins. The land is so barren and unforgiving that almost nothing can indefinitely live there. Most of the humans that come to the South Pole are scientists studying the area or tourists. Unlike the North Pole which

    • 938 Words
    • 2 Pages
    Powerful Essays
  • Satisfactory Essays

    Astronomy Rules

    • 681 Words
    • 2 Pages

    that shows dramatic year-to-year losses of snow at the south pole. It is not yet clear, though, if the evidence of a single year's change represents a trend. But the study provides a surprising new view of the nature of the southern ice cap, said Michael Caplinger of Malin Space Science Systems. "It's saying that the permanent cap isn't quite so permanent as we thought," Caplinger said in a telephone interview. A second study of both poles finds that Red Planet snow is more dense and hard than

    • 681 Words
    • 2 Pages
    Satisfactory Essays
  • Good Essays

    Why the world need to go green? The reason is the world is getting contaminated by people’s own hands. Therefore, governments are trying to change the environment by planning on using renewable energy, recycling, and eco-friendly laundry detergents. However, even though government’s effort the results were very disappointing. The problem is that people do not take this situation seriously because they think go green is unnecessary and there are not enough reasons to change. Even though they believe

    • 743 Words
    • 2 Pages
    Good Essays
  • Satisfactory Essays

    Attempts to retrieve edible materials from locked quarters below the waterline, and a little cannibalism, enable a couple men to survive until rescued by the Jane Guy. That ship is headed for Antarctica, to find a route that will come closest to the South Pole. Far beyond where any Western ship has gone, the crew of the Jane Guy makes contact with friendly primitives who turn murderously treacherous. Though most of his shipmates are slaughtered, Pym does everything he can to stay alive and escape.

    • 949 Words
    • 2 Pages
    Satisfactory Essays
  • Satisfactory Essays

    Ice and Sand

    • 965 Words
    • 2 Pages

    movie talks about what would happen if the ice sheets in the north and South Pole melt, and how weather systems are changeable. It talks about the sands in the Sahara and how they blow all the way to Paris, it also states that it is largest dessert in the world. This movie is very informative about “Ice and Sand”. In the movie “Ice and sand” it talks about the polar ice caps. These ice caps are located at the north and south poles of the Earth, and take up a large potion of the earth’s water. Ice caps

    • 965 Words
    • 2 Pages
    Satisfactory Essays
  • Better Essays

    The Physics of an Electric Motor

    • 1615 Words
    • 4 Pages
    • 3 Works Cited

    is). A magnet can be made from different materials, but loadstone is the natural form. The most important part of magnetism to make electric motors work is: A magnet has two different ends, or poles a north and a south pole. These poles behave like electric charges, like poles repel and unlike poles attract although magnets have no affect on still charges. The relationship between electricity and magnetism is that each phenomenon is that each generates a field. Electric fields can be pictured

    • 1615 Words
    • 4 Pages
    • 3 Works Cited
    Better Essays
  • Satisfactory Essays

    story the boat was anchored by a kirk KIRK- church EFTSOONS - unhand me ship was sailing south because sun came up on the left side of the boat they sailed closer to the equator every day because the sun came overhead MINSTRIL - musicians the bride has started to walk down the isle and the music is playing the old man carries on there was a storm at the equator the storm drove them to the south pole the storm was very strong they went through mist and then it started to snow it became very

    • 1308 Words
    • 3 Pages
    Satisfactory Essays
Previous
Page12345678950