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Compare the Poles

Grades: 3-12
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In this interactive activity adapted from the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, compare characteristics of the Arctic and the Antarctic. Explore differences in physical features ...

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Accessibility: Textual, Visual

Permitted use: Stream, Download and Share

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Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution

This media asset was adapted from the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution.


Third party materials courtesy of National Snow and Ice Data Center, NOAA/Rear Admiral Harley Nygren, NOAA/Mike Dunn, NOAA/Commander John Bortniak, NOAA/Captain Budd Christman, Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, WHOI/Henry Dick, Genevieve Anderson, L. David Mech, Joe Mastroianni/NSF, Steven Profaizer/NSF, James Roth/University of Delaware/NSF, USGS/Richard Waitt, USGS, Australian Antarctic Division/Robert Reeves, National Park Service, Library of Congress, and NASA/Ben Holt Sr.

Contributor: WGBH Educational Foundation

Funder: National Science Foundation

Producer: WGBH Educational Foundation