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What do you wear in the Arctic?

To work safely in the polar regions it is important to wear the right clothing and have the best equipment. Today, we have a good understanding of how the human body works in the cold. With a knowledge of the properties of different materials we choose clothes made from a wide range of man-made and natural fabrics.

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Cross-curricular | Ages 7-11

Frozen Oceans

Based on journeys undertaken by real explorers and scientists, the Frozen Oceans (Primary) education programme is designed to introduce students to what life is like in the High Arctic.

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