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International Polar Day: Polar Oceans — March, 2009

Here's a map of the most recent 200 places where schools and science centres have marked International Polar Day: Polar Oceans. Launch your own virtual balloon — add your own marker on the map by following these instructions.

Complete list of all balloons

For more information and ideas, please visit the Polar Oceans page. Here are some classroom activities for this IPY Day.

Both the KML button on the map and this link show you the most recent balloons on Google Earth. (Download Google Earth if you haven't already.)