Did you know that the North Magnetic Pole is slowly moving towards Russia at a rate of 35 miles per year? Or how about that fact that 30% of the entire planets oil reserves can be found in the vicinity? If you think that’s fascinating then sit back, grab a coffee and get ready to learn about one of the harshest environments on the planet.
25. Unlike the South Pole, there’s actual two North Poles – the ‘Geographic North Pole’ and the ‘North Magnetic Pole’.