drifting

North Pole Series

“Magnetic north has spent the last 350 years wandering about the exact same component of Canada. But considering that the 1980s, the rate it was moving jumped from 10 km (6.2 miles) per year to 50 km . By 2040, all compasses will almost certainly point eastward of accurate north,” mentioned Ciaran Beggan, a scientist from the British Geological Survey . You will sometimes see larger ships calling at the far more southerly Arctic ports, but the overwhelming majority of ships operating right here are smaller, commonly under 500 passengers, with the major-finish luxury lines carrying no more than 250...