Inspired by the 1990 International Trans-Atlantic Expedition, the librarian of the Huntsville-Madison County library's bookmobile has founded a reading club, called the polar Trekkers Club, to familiarise children with the expedition, and the Antarctic environment.
Fin whales are found in all oceans of the world, though they seem to prefer temperate and polar waters to tropical seas.
biblioteca especializada en temas polares [Biblioteca especializada en temas relacionados con el Artico o el Antártico]
With renewed geologic interest in the Arctic and Antarctic, polar libraries are becoming increasingly important to support the research efforts in these areas.
However, diaries and photos also show the efforts of all expedition members to fulfil Wegener's plans for a meteorological and glaciological profile of Greenland's entire inland ice cap.
casquete polar, el
polar ice cap, the
Since 1979, the size of the summer polar ice cap has shrunk more than 20 percent.
círculo polar ártico, el
Arctic Circle, the
In Oct 89, a new branch of the Norwegian public library service was opened in MoiRana, a mining town a little south of the Arctic Circle.
Círculo Polar, el [Expresión usualmente acompañada del artículo]
Polar Circle, the
The article 'To the Polar Circle on exchange visit' describes a 3 week exchange visit to the Regional Library in Rovaniemi, the largest of Finnish Lapland's 4 towns.
Pole Star [polestar. -USA]
Reason is to be our lodestar, and we must understand the workings of the noumenal world in order to live properly in this one.
Its polestar nature has the ability to guide us through the drossy deserts that poetry sometimes founders in.
estrella polar, la
North Star, the
Polaris has long been an important star to sailors of old winding their way over the oceans by night.
The North Star has been historically used by explorers to determine their latitude.
A fleece is an excellent garment to keep you warm and dry.
This novel was written to cheer herself up when she and her baby were trapped inside their freezing cold flat in a blizzard, unable to get to the library.
This causes a typical cycle of three successive cold days followed by four warmer days, relieving people from freezing temperatures.
Snow and freezing weather swept parts of Europe on Saturday causing travel chaos for thousands.
In the normal run of things, they would be attacked by a monster from the deep or aliens from space, but here they just have to deal with polar bears.