[ah-muh nd-suh n; Norwegian ah-moo n-suh n]
- Ro·ald [roh-ahl] /ˈroʊ ɑl/, 1872–1928, Norwegian explorer: discovered the South Pole in 1911.
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The region of interest is known as the Amundsen Sea Sector, which means climate change is biting Earth in the ASS.Glaciers Lose 204 Billion Tons of Ice in Three Years
Matthew R. Francis
October 5, 2014
When Amundsen left me he forgot to say where I could best put myself.
In this wonderful world of ice Amundsen has found his own way.
If Amundsen has a few like him, he will get to the Pole all right.
There we have Amundsen; he is left alone, and appears to be in charge of the dogs.
When they returned, Amundsen's head was daubed with egg-yolk, as we thought.The Home of the Blizzard
- Roald (ˈrɔald). 1872–1928, Norwegian explorer and navigator, who was the first man to reach the South Pole (1911)
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