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The BIG FREEZE websites and COOL videos

Here are a selection of websites linked to the Polar Regions. Please explore them with an adult/parent/carer present.  There are also some Youtube clips from Planet Earth and Lonely Planet. The Lonely Planet videos are 360 degree (they move when you touch the videos). ENJOY! 

360° Antarctica - Journey Through The Ice | National Geographic

Move the screen left to right. A 360 degree video. Crash through a frozen ocean as we take you to Antarctica to come face to face with the curious locals that call this spectacular continent home.

360° Antarctica - Unexpected Snow | National Geographic

Touch the video and move around the scene. Explore a penguin and seal colony as a storm moves in.

Penguins Dressed for Success | National Geographic

Fish... and play... with these masters of the ice. A video about Penguins!

Polar Bear Cubs Take Their First Tentative Steps - Planet Earth - BBC Earth

After four months of darkness two Polar Bear cubs emerge from their arctic den and gaze out into a bright new world for the very first time.

Penguin Chicks Struggle To Survive - Planet Earth - BBC Earth

The urge for Penguins to parent its chicks is incredibly strong, and in this footage we are given a wonderful insight into the role both parents play in raising their young.

Polar bear helps film her own cub! - Polar Bear Spy On The Ice - BBC Earth

This polar bear cub's first steps outside are captured with the help of his own mother. S