M/S of Major J. M. Adams/ Adam, of the Royal Army Medical Core and physiologist in the Antarctic party, standing in front of a panel of controls inside the Medical Research Council's laboratory. He puts on a hooded undergarment made from copper wire mesh. C/U of the major's...
Tourists watch an alligator or crocodile diving into the Nile - various shots of the river and landscape.
Admiral Byrd explains his plan for exploring Antarctica.
Soviet explorers in the Antarctic.
Explorer Sir Ernest Shackleton with his sled dogs after his return from Antarctic expedition.
The explorer Captain Scott's ship returns.
Polar expedition sets off from New York (?).
Item showing German naval expedition leaving for Antarctica.
Soviet engineers design new wide-track snow vehicles to house Antarctic explorers.