The word polar is an adjective. Polar means (1) having a pair of equal and opposite charges, (2) being of crucial importance, (3) extremely cold, (4) characterized by opposite extremes; completely opposed.
Polar is also an adjective that means (1) of or existing at or near a geographical pole or within the Arctic or Antarctic Circles, (2) located at or near or coming from the earth's poles.
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The subarctic regions comprise lands that lie just south of the Arctic Circle, including areas of Canada and Siberia. Learn about the topography and climate of the subarctic region.
The extreme weather is due to a powerful Pacific Ocean jet stream pattern: Part of the polar jet stream is angled straight south along the U.S. West Coast from Alaska
CBS News. Thursday, 14 Feb 2019 19:50:36 +0000.
Grandmaster Flash, one of the pioneers of hip hop and DJ music, on Wednesday shared Sweden's Polar Music Prize with German violinist Anne-Sophie Mutter and US charity Playing for Change Foundation.
The Local. Thursday, 14 Feb 2019 07:25:38 +0100.
A DJ founder of hip-hop music, a violinist and a street orchestra and music foundation share this year's prestigious Polar Prize, the music world's equivalent of the Nobel Prize.
By Heather Farmbrough, Contributor. Forbes. Wednesday, 13 Feb 2019 13:47:00 -0500.
American hip-hop icon Grandmaster Flash was awarded Sweden's Polar Music Prize on Wednesday, together with German violinist Ann-Sophie Mutter and the Playing for Change Foundation.
Reuters. Wednesday, 13 Feb 2019 09:34:58 -0500.
Russian wildlife specialists are heading for an Arctic archipelago to try to resolve a situation that has both terrified and delighted the locals: Polar bears who have moved into a populated area.
Fox News. Tuesday, 12 Feb 2019 19:49:43 GMT.
New research suggests liquid water is present beneath the south polar ice cap of Mars. Now, a new study argues there needs to be an underground source of heat for liquid water to exist underneath the polar ice cap.
Science Daily. Tuesday, 12 Feb 2019 13:47:54 EST.
At least 52 polar bears have been spotted in Novaya Zemlya, an arctic region in Russia. Now some residents are afraid to let their children go outside.
Michele Debczak. Mental Floss. Tuesday, 12 Feb 2019 11:30:00 -0500.
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