Explore life in extreme environments and discover the legacies of polar exploration
Wrap up warm and take a journey to the icy ends of the earth.
From attempts to find the North-West Passage in the Arctic Circle to the race to reach the South Pole, discover the history, triumph, tragedy and legacies of polar exploration.
The North-West Passage is the route between the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans. Many explorers have risked and lost their lives in searching for this passage, which would be a trade route between Europe and Asia