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It's a Cold Living

The harsh environment of Antarctica is life-threatening even in the summer months. Check the hazards you think a scientist working in Antarctica might face:

Sunburn
Altitude Sickness
Dehydration
Hypothermia
Sun blindness
Frostbite





Stories in the Ice | Antarctic Almanac | Water World | Live and Breathe Antarctica
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