north geographic pole

north geographic pole

[′nȯrth ‚jē·ə′graf·ik ′pōl]
(geography)
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That's because a compass isn't attracted to the north geographic pole, the point at which Earth's rotational axis pierces the Arctic ice.
He was also the first Briton to complete "polar trilogy" unsupported and marched into the record books in 2006 when he and Canadian skier Richard Weber arrived at the North geographic pole in just 52 days and 12 hours.
He led the first crossing of the Arctic Ocean and was one of the first to journey on foot to the North Geographic Pole.
Conrad Dickinson, 50, of Causey Hill, Hexham, Northumberland, and 46-year-old Canadian champion skier Richard Weber are in the final few days of an 482-mile unsupported slog from the Canadian High Arctic to the North Geographic Pole.
Self-funded Ms Daniels was 20 days and 121 nautical miles into her ice odyssey to the North Geographic Pole.
BRITISH mother-of-four Ann Daniels has had her bid to become the first woman to ski solo to the North Geographic Pole beaten by bureaucracy, it emerged last night.
Detailed studies of the angular relationships of hotspot trails show that the distance to the north magnetic pole, and by assumption the north geographic pole (= spin axis), has changed by up to 8 mm/y over the past 100 Ma, providing evidence for "true polar wander" or movement of hotspots relative to the geographic pole (Duncan and Richards, 1991).
BRITISH mum of four Ann Daniels' bid to become the first woman to ski solo to the North Geographic Pole has again been delayed by red tape.
Conrad Dickinson, 50, of Causey Hill, Hexham, Northumberland, and 46-year-old Canadian champion skier Richard Weber are in the closing stages of a 482-mile unsupported trip from the Canadian High Arctic to the North Geographic Pole.
Mr Dickinson, 50, of Hexham, needs to take in 7,000 calories a day on his 482-mile unsupported trek from the Canadian High Arctic to the North Geographic Pole.
BRITISH mother-of-four Ann Daniels' bid to become the first woman to ski solo to the North Geographic Pole has again been delayed by red tape.

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