Polar Skater

Sally Grindley

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It was severe enough, even in its irremediable part; for Colonel Talbot and Lady Emily, long without a family, had fondly exulted in the hopes which were now blasted. The localities mentioned in the story cannot now be identified, but it seems probable that Other rounded the North Cape, and visited the coast of Lapland. Harmsworth (afterwards Lord Northcliffe). The financial return from the sale of legally taken Polar Bear hides can provide important income for local people in Canada and Greenland.

Barry: The Bravest St. Bernard (Step Into Reading)

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They then talked of Glennaquoich, for whom the Baron expressed great anxiety, although, he observed, he was ``the very Achilles of Horatius Flaccus,--- A pair of chestnut trees, destroyed, the one entirely, and the other in part, by such a mischievous and wanton act of revenge, grew at Invergarry Castle, the fastness of Macdonald of Glengarry. Dr Kane adopted the Danish name of "ice-foot " (is fod) for this permanent frozen ledge. In spite of cold weather and frequent high winds, progress was made at the rate of 15 m. per day, and on the 26th of November the farthest south of the " Discovery " expedition was passed, and Mts Markham and Longstaff were full in view.

A Team Like No Other

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Finally, the effect on the classification performance is described by examining the variation in FPpI at the point where 81% of the malignant masses in the study database are detected. Jakobshavn Isbræ glacier is actually the largest glacier in the Northern Hemisphere and it is here where icebergs are born. Without its exist- ence the north and east coasts of Greenland could not have been unravelled as they have been, nor could exploration have been carried on so effectually in the Canadian Arctic Archipelago.

Eve Of The Emperor Penguin (Turtleback School & Library

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Lett., 16, 748, [25] Abraham J. et al.[PAO Collaboration] Science 318, 939, (2007). [31] W. The king of Sweden, Baron Oscar Dickson, and M. The sound of Callum's brogues in his apartment (for Mac-Ivor had again assigned Waverley to his care) was the next note of parting. ``Winna yer honour bang up? In the ende he becometh as it were madde, and falling downe as he were dead, hauing nothing on him, but lying upon his backe, I might per- ceive him to breathe.

A Day in the Life: Polar Animals

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Even though the effects are difficult to measure, there are many different ways animals are being affected. Be the brand of each Chieftain like Fin's in his ire! M`Clintock prosecuted an exhaustive search over part of the west coast of Boothia, the whole of the shores of King William Island, the mouth of the Great Fish river and Montreal Island, and Allen Young completed the discovery of the southern side of Prince of Wales Island.

Nuptse and Lhotse Go To the Rockies

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In the summer of 1879 Captain Mourier, of the Danish man-of-war " Ingolf," sighted the coast from the 6th to the 10th of July, and was enabled to observe and delineate it from 68° 10' N. to 6 5° 55' N., this being the gap left between the discoveries of Scoresby in 1822 and those of Graah in 1829. After almost a century of debate, scientists were finally able to test the genes from pandas and determine that they are actually a species of bear. The greatest breadth of the face is just below the eyes, the forehead tapers upwards, ending narrow^ly but not acutely, and in like manner the chin is a blunt cone; both the forehead and chin recede, the egg- outline shewing in profile, though not so strongly, as in a front view.

Polar Wildlife (Usborne World Wildlife)

Kamini Khanduri

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The Dutch geographical knowledge of Spitsbergen was embodied in the famous chart of the Van Keulens (father and son), 1700-1728. Westray Island, 29 Weymouth, Captain George, 9i Whales, 279 WhaleboTie, 316 Whale-fisher's bight. 2il Whale fishery, 280; origin of the Spitz- bergen, 21 i Whale Island, 129; Point, 102; Sound, lOG White Dolphins (Beluga), 316 White-fish, 282 White Sea, 19, 5G, 63, 74 Wilkes, Captain, 363, 364; sees Terre Adehe, 365 Willes (Richard) on the North-west Pas- sage, 44 Wilhelmina, drift of the bark, 216 William Torr, whaler, drift of the wreck of, 216 Willoughby, Sir Hugh, 54, 55; 's Land, 55 Winds, chapter on, 244; Maury's chart of, 244; currents affected by, 228; at Fort Confidence, 245; Repulse Bay, 247; in Siberia, 245; at Spitzbergen, 248; warm winter, 246 Winter harbour, Melville Island, 143 Witches Land, 204 Wolf, 316 Wollaston Land, 151 Wolstenholme, Sir John, 99, 106; 's ultima vale of Foxe, 110 Wolverine, 316 Women's Islands, Greenland, 93, 105 Wood, Captain James, 111 Wood, alluvial deposits of at lakutsk, 292; fossil, in Siberia, 291; hills of the Liakhow Islands, 293 Woods on the Ob, 62; terminations of, 266, 267; antarctic line of, 379 Worthington (Will.), keeper of Cabot's writings, 45 Worsenholme, Cape, 101 Wrangell (Baron), 222, 317; on No- mades, 342; on the movements of reindeer, 275; on the Siberian coast, 134; on Siberian winds, 230, 244 Wynniatt, Lieutenant, 188; Wynniatt's farthest, 197.

The South Pole (Explorer Tales)

Nancy Dickmann

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At the close of summer, the surface thaws deep enough to support a stake driven into it. Old Janet appeared anxious and upon the watch; and Waverley, who had not yet recovered strength enough to attempt to take his departure in spite of the opposition of his hosts, was under the necessity of remaining patient. Waverley,'' answered Talbot, ``I am dull at apprehending irony; and therefore I shall answer your words according to their plain meaning.

After the Last Dog Died : The True-Life, Hair-Raising

Carmen Bredeson

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When a bear becomes a problem it may be relocated, but it often returns to its home range, or gets into trouble in its new home, resulting in the bear’s death. The House of Dean, near Edinburgh, has also some points of resemblance with Tully-Veolan. According to the Regional Population Forecasts 1994, up to 2015 all the provinces are expected to have a positive population growth. The patrol fired his carabine upon the body, and the report was instantly followed by the clang of his horse's feet as he galloped off. ``_Hylax in limine latrat,_'' said the Baron of Bradwardine, who heard the shot; ``that loon will give the alarm.'' The clan of Fergus had now gained the firm plain, which had lately borne a large crop of corn.

How to Survive in Antarctica

Lucy Jane Bledsoe

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The miiksun, a Goregonus with a strongly arched or humped back, has a prominent snout, and is said to resemble the Gwiniad of the Welsh lakes. Cold environments experience significant periods of time when the temperature is close to or below 0°C. In the inside, at a little distance from the outer wall, a second wall about three feet six inches in height is formed of split trunks or rough boards, and the intervening space filled with earth.