What is North Pole?

  • (noun): The northernmost point of the Earth's axis.

North Pole

The North Pole, also known as the Geographic North Pole or Terrestrial North Pole, is, subject to the caveats explained below, defined as the point in the Northern Hemisphere where the Earth's axis of rotation meets its surface. It should not be confused with the North Magnetic Pole.

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Christmas Mountains
... Brunswick, Canada, at the headwaters of North Pole Stream and the Little Southwest Miramichi River, west of Big Bald Mountain, and south of Mount Carleton ... that the previously unnamed peaks lay near the source of North Pole Stream, hence this sub-range of the Appalachians has been named after the Christian holiday of Christmas ... The ten peaks are North Pole Mountain (690 m (2,264 ft)) (47°11′39″N 66°40′00″W / 47.19417°N 66.6666667°W / 47.19417 -66.6666667 (North Pole Mountain)) Mount St ...
List Of Lupin III Part II Episodes (season 3) - Episodes
... at a stadium, meant to kill former Nazis, is closing in! 37 ... "Luipn's Big South Pole-North Pole Adventure" "Lupin no Nankyoku Hokkyoku Daibooken ... take the Vatican Crown, placed at the North Pole as a prayer for peace ...
Santa Buddies - Plot
... The movie begins at the North Pole with Santa Claus (George Wendt) and his dog Santa Paws (Tom Bosley) taking a look at the magical Christmas Icicle, which is melting because of ... Icicle makes a big crack and shuts off the power at the North Pole and makes the reindeer weak and powerless (earlier before he left the North Pole, Puppy Paws stares at the icicle stating "I wish ... home and Budderball himself introduces Puppy Paws to his brothers and sister and the North Pole puppy causes trouble to each of the Buddies ...
North Pole, New York - Tourism
... Workshop on Whiteface Mountain Memorial Highway, Route 431, is the North Pole hamlet's main attraction ... onward, it bills itself as the oldest theme park in the United States, featuring Santa at the North Pole with live reindeer and a traditional Christmas theme with the ... Created in 1949 with costumed characters, a frosty "north pole" ice column and a small menagerie which may well be the first petting zoo, Santa's Workshop in North Pole was ahead of its time and spawned many imitators ...
List Of Arctic Expeditions - 2000s
2004 Together to the Pole - a Polish four-man expedition led by Marek Kamiński, with Jan Mela (a teenage double amputee, who in the same year reached also the South Pole) 2004 Five members. 2007 Arktika 2007, Russian submersible descends to the ocean floor below the North Pole ... team are the first to reach the magnetic North Pole in a car ...

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