The Antarctic Treaty’s aim is to protect the frozen continent whilst allowing peaceful scientific research. Due to renegotiation in 1991, the seven claimants face increasing pressure from a world hungry for the Antarctic’s riches. This video looks at how the people from many countries working there survive in the harsh but stunning surroundings.
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Anthropology, Ethnology, Exploration & Travel → Travel
Documentary → Documentary films - Australia
VHS; Access Print (Section 1)