The Arctic is a polar region located at the northern-most part of the Earth. The Arctic consists of the Arctic Ocean and parts of Canada, Russia, Denmark (Greenland), Norway, the USA (Alaska), Sweden, Finland, and Iceland. It is antipodal to Antarctica.
- “The dark side of the white, polar world” (31 October 2012), BBC News article by Fred Lewsey of the University of Cambridge, about “experiences of the uncanny” in polar exploration. Lots of scenario seeds from Dr Shane McCorristine, a cultural historian at the Scott Polar Research Institute.