Soundtrack currently missing.
Titles read: 'On the Fringe of the Pole No. 5. In the staunch little "Morrissey" we journey with bluff old Capt. Bartlett to the far North. "Braving the ice-choked waters".'
Exact location of events unknown - somewhere near the North Pole!
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.