The history of Arctic exploration

From Tarko-Sal the expedition devoted to the legendary traveler starts.

Scientists from Russia told that people came to the Arctic about 45 thousand years ago: in other words, it occurred much earlier, than it was considered to be before.

On April, 10th VIII Youth expedition to an arctic pole started. Known travellers of Matvej Shparo and Boris Smolin will move on «an apex of the Earth» seven schoolboys and students and Minister of Education and Science Dmitry Livanov. Together with them correspondents «» search adventures for Polina Nikolsky and Anatoly Zhdanov.

What do we know about Alexander Vasilevich Kolchak? One know it as a great admiral, the hero of Port Arthur and Baltic, the brilliant naval commander, the expert in mine business on the sea. Others - as Supreme governor, cruel dictator. But very few people knows it as the talented polar researcher, Outstanding ocean explorer, outstripped a science about the sea without small on half a century, the scientific hydrobroad gull which has devoted to studying of Arctic regions for 15 years.

One of the two British ships Franklin Expedition, disappeared in the Arctic more than 160 years ago, found, said the prime minister of Canada.