Features news, maps, photos, and background information on Gilles Elkaim's three-year expedition to cross the Eurasian Arctic to meet the nomadic peoples of Siberia (started in May 2000).
Determined to be the first person to circumnavigate the world pole-to-pole in a single engine plane. Holds the record for his historic flight to the North Pole in April 2000 in an open cockpit plane.
Arctic Year Expedition
Year-long expedition of young people to the Norwegian Arctic to perform scientific research. Site will provide activities linked to the National Curriculum for teachers, and regular updates from the base camp from August 2001.
Team that drove across the ice bridge connecting Alaska and Russia using a specially built vehicle. Includes pictures, news, route, and other information.
North Pole Web Cam
Images from the NOAA/PMEL North Pole Cam.
Bancroft Arnesen Explore
Chronicles the adventures of polar explorers Ann Bancroft and Liv Arnesen as they attempt to become the first women to ski across the Arctic Ocean.