On Franz Josef Land
, an ice-covered, desolate archipelago well into the Arctic circle, Russia has just opened a new military base.
THE GREATEST SHOW IN THE ARCTIC: THE AMERICAN EXPLORATION OF FRANZ JOSEF LAND
The Arctic archipelago Franz Josef Land
is part of which country?
This volume examines the American exploration of Franz Josef Land
between 1898 and 1905, when three expeditions launched from the archipelago in attempt to reach the geographic North Pole, but ended in failure: the Wellman expedition run by Walter Wellman, a Chicago journalist and bon vivant in search of fame; the Baldwin-Ziegler expedition, led by Evelyn Briggs Baldwin, a Midwestern government meteorologist; and the Fiala-Ziegler expedition, run by Anthony Fiala, a photographer and graphic artist in search of God.
Yahya joined the rest of the team to sail north from Murmansk in Russia across the Barents Sea to reach the North Pole and will then proceed south to the towering volcanic mountains, icebergs and glaciers of Franz Josef Land
The Embassy of the Russian Federation to the United States hosted the National Geographic Society on Tuesday to screen the film "Russia's Far North" about Russian-US research in Franz Josef Land
in the Arctic.
In this talk on Franz Josef Land
, John will reveal the story of British yachtsman and explorer Benjamin Leigh Smith and his hut on Bell Island.
Southbound shore landings will be made in Franz Josef Land
, remote islands just 10 degrees from the North Pole.
Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin visited the country's northern Franz Josef Land
archipelago islands, where he assisted members of a research expedition studying endangered polar bears.
As it curves southward, the lunar shadow slips between Franz Josef Land
28 The Arctic archipelago of Franz Josef Land
is now part of which country, after being annexed in 1929 by an expedition that narrowly beat a Norwegian one on the same mission?
Day 3: We are head towards the Franz Josef Land