I pointed, “Look!” My exclamation broke the reverential hush inside the first human habitation on the Antarctic continent, heads turned quizzically. “Socks!” I explained, which baffled still further the passengers from MV Ortelius who were exploring Borchgrevink’s hut at Cape Adare with me.
Researchers have recently turned their attention to bowhead whales (also known as the Greenland right whale), and it turns out that this species might be one of the most musical of all.
The 50m high Ross Ice Shelf, known as the Great Ice Barrier to its discoverer James Clark Ross, stretched to the limits of our vision.
UK Hydrographic Office (UKHO), congratulates the expedition team and crew onboard MV Plancius
Oceanwide Expeditions is delighted to announce to have ‘the expert on Polar Bears’, Rinie van Meurs, on board Ortelius’ Polar Bear trips.
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Polar Diving with Oceanwide Expeditions highlighted at DEMA Show 2014
The Puffin Award is given to a member who throughout the year has helped AECO and contributed to the AECO membership.
Sinds Willem Barentsz reizen Nederlanders naar Spitsbergen, dichtbij de Noordpool, waar ‘s zomers de zon nooit ondergaat.