Essay Archive - The Artic
The Artic is a region at the upper most tip of the Northern Hemisphere. The
Artic includes the area around Greenland, USSR, Canada and Alaska. Much of
the Artic circle is permanently frozen ice.
The Artic is a pristine environment, clean and void of human interference.
However as humans move into these areas and begin to extract what ever they
can be balance can be tipped, resulting in pollution and destruction of the
The Artic winters much longer than the Summer. In the winter the sun never
rises and in the summer it never sets. The average temperature for the