L/S of a raft being punted along a river. The raft has a roof on six poles protecting the travellers from the sun. Shot from on the raft with two men sitting on the front. Intertitle reads: "We travel danger-laden water trails into a land of invisible perils." Shot of a raft from on board another. high...more
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.