Thursday, 13 March 2014 from 19:30 to 22:00 (GMT)
San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
Have you ever seen something that wasn’t really there? Discover the explorers that imagined whole islands. An introductory talk on the science and history of phantom islands followed by a screening of the 1970s film ‘The Island on the Top of the World’ (90 min duration).
When & Where
The Polar Museum
If you have ever wondered what it is like to travel to the Polar Regions or why they are so important to the future of our world, take a trip to The Polar Museum. From penguins to paintings, sleeping bags to sextants, Inuit art to explorers' diaries – come and find out about exploration, science and survival at the extreme ends of the earth.