Sea Monsters to Sonar: Charting the Polar Oceans A talk by Dr John Ash
Monday, 14 April 2014 from 18:00 to 19:00 (BST)
San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
Dr John Ash, an ex-submariner with experience in the Arctic and curator of this temporary exhibition, will trace the development and use of maps in the harsh Polar Oceans, looking at how maps are used as tools for survival and the journeys made for scientific discovery at the poles.
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.