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AntarcticaA Frozen World
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5.4 million square air-breathing Antarctic ice Antarctic Treaty Arctic becomes Earth's birds blue whale bottom Captain Robert Falcon center on Antarctica Child's World Children's Press coast cold Coldest crabeaters degrees Fahrenheit dry valleys early explorations eggs elephant seal elevation Exploration Antarctica Fahrenheit 89.2 degrees fascinating continent feet fish four companions freezing frozen Geography Glacier globe High winds keep Ice Shelf icebergs including ice cap interior Kilometers Knopf krill land largest research center layer of ice live mammal McMurdo Station miles 14 million million square miles mountain peaks National Geographic nent Norwegian explorer ntarctic OCEAN penguins petrels Photo places on Earth protect reach the South Roald Amundsen Robert Falcon Scott scien Scientific Stations scientists sea level set foot shelves skuas snow from collect SOUTH AMERICA South Pole square miles 14 summer sun never sets thick ice thickness of ice Today warm-blooded weather whale hunter Wildlife winds keep snow