Science from the Poles
Climate Change Climate Change South Pole Telescope South Pole Telescope
cutting the ice sense of place
the beach ice diving
geographical south pole

In November and December 2006, the Exploratorium celebrated the start of the upcoming 2007-2008 International Polar Year with a special series of Webcasts highlighting the work of scientists at field sites surrounding the North and South Poles.

Click on Climate Change for presentations that focus on global warming and its impact on the environment. Click on South Pole Telescope to watch the progress of scientists constructing the largest telescope ever deployed in a polar region. Click on one of the featured Videos for a close-up look at the polar environment.

This Webcast made possible through the generosity of the Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation,
The Jim Clark Endowment for Internet Education,and the McBean Family Foundation.

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