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Title: Cool Antarctica
Url: http://www.coolantarctica.com/
Publisher: Ward, Paul.
Description: Paul Ward, the designer of this site, spent over two years in Antarctica as a marine biologist with the British Antarctic Survey. Currently a teacher at a community college in Britain, Ward decided to develop this site to provide information about Antarctica's history, wildlife, and the various explorers who have traveled across the continent. The section featuring Ward's photographs is quite compelling, featuring hundreds of pictures of wildlife, the area's mountains, and icebergs. The historical pages are quite detailed, particularly those about the legendary Ernest Shackleton and his amazing Trans-Antarctica Expedition of 1914 to 1917. Persons looking for material about visiting Antarctica will find a section dedicated to helping people prepare for a visit to the area, including information about various cruise operators and what type of clothing is most suitable.
LC Classification: Geography. Anthropology. Recreation -- Atlases -- By region or country -- Antarctica
Geography. Anthropology. Recreation -- Atlases -- By region or country -- Antarctica -- Regions, natural features, archipelagoes, islands, etc., A-Z
Science -- Natural history. Biology -- Biology (General) -- Ecology -- Study and teaching. Research
Science -- Science (General) -- Scientific voyages and expeditions (General)
GEM Subject: Science
Science -- Biological and life sciences
Science -- Ecology
Social studies
Social studies -- Geography
Resource Type: Charts and Diagrams
Collection (DCMI Type Vocabulary)
Instructional Materials
Reading Materials
Science Materials
StillImage (DCMI Type Vocabulary)
Text (DCMI Type Vocabulary)
Format: html
Audience: Higher Education
Secondary Education
Students
Teachers
Language: English
Rights: Paul Ward
Access Rights: Free access
Date Of Record Release: 2008-02-20 03:00:02 (W3C-DTF)
Date Last Modified: 2013-02-20 15:37:45 (W3C-DTF)
Source: Scout Archives  Scout Archives
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Resource URL Clicks: 9
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