Did you know…
… that today is South Pole Discovery Day? Norwegian explorer Roald Amundsen and four companions reached the true South Pole on December 14, 1911. Trivia buffs: Amundsen was one of the world’s most notable polar explorers. In 1903, he became the first to make a ship voyage through the Northwest Passage, the sea route through the Arctic Ocean on the northern coast of North America.
Today’s Inspirational Quote:
“We only know a tiny proportion about the complexity of the natural world. Wherever you look, there are still things we don’t know about and don’t understand. There are always new things to find out if you go looking for them.”
— David Attenborough