The Alfred-Wegener-Institute, Germany's Institute for Polar and Marine Research, offers the Click and Learn frequently asked questions Web site. Visitors will find answers to questions submitted to the institute by universities, publishers, the media, and schools. Questions and their respective answers are organized by subject and include the Arctic and Antarctic, climate, whales, ice, ships and stations, and more. The ice section, for example, has questions such as how do icebergs form, how old can they be, what temperature does chilblain set in, and what is a B-15 iceberg. Each question is answered by various scientists from the institute, making them varied and interesting for anyone captivated by the earth's poles.


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