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Arctic winter, arctic summer by Susan Canizares

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Published by Scholastic in New York .
Written in English



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  • Zoology -- Arctic regions -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Winter -- Arctic regions -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Summer -- Arctic regions -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Zoology -- Arctic regions.,
  • Arctic regions.

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Photographs and simple text contrast Arctic landscapes and animals in winter and summer.

Edition Notes

StatementSusan Canizares, Daniel Moreton.
SeriesScience emergent readers
ContributionsMoreton, Daniel.
LC ClassificationsQL105 .C35 1998
The Physical Object
Pagination1 v. (unpaged) :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL687261M
ISBN 10059076151X
LC Control Number97034207

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  The new research is the latest in a steady stream that has moved up the predicted timeframe for the ice-free Arctic milestone. The amount of sea-ice floating atop the Arctic Ocean at summer. The Arctic Winter From December to March, most areas in the Arctic have an average daily temperature which is less than °C, with the coldest month often being February – as opposed to January in other Canadian localities. In the coldest parts of Canada's Arctic – the northwest and parts of Ellesmere Island – temperatures as low as The polar night occurs in the northernmost and southernmost regions of the Earth, when the night lasts for more than 24 hours. This occurs only inside the polar circles. The opposite phenomenon, the polar day, or midnight sun, occurs when the Sun stays above the horizon for more than 24 hours. "Night" is understood as the center of the Sun being below a free horizon. The North Pole stays in full sunlight all day long throughout the entire summer (unless there are clouds), and this is the reason that the Arctic is called the land of the "Midnight Sun"*.After the Summer Solstice, the sun starts to sink towards the horizon.

TM ® & © Scholastic Inc. All Rights Reserved. Susan Cheyney GRADES: About Us. Owner of Arctic Winter Adventures. Sven was born and raised in Switzerland and began looking for new opportunities and adventures in Alaska in his early twenties. Having found paradise in the “Great Far North” he started to build his own dog kennel with the goal of running the Iditarod.   Arctic Winter, Arctic Summer Paperback – June 1 by Mary Reid (Author), Susan Canizares (Author) out of 5 stars 1 rating. See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Amazon Price New from Used from Paperback "Please retry" CDN$ CDN$ Reviews: 1. The climate of the Arctic is characterized by long, cold winters and short, cool summers. There is a large amount of variability in climate across the Arctic, but all regions experience extremes of solar radiation in both summer and winter. Some parts of the Arctic are covered by ice (sea ice, glacial ice, or snow) year-round, and nearly all parts of the Arctic experience long periods with.