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Answers sought

After the drama, the investigaton of what disabled a ship in the Gulf of Mexico begins.

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Glowing report ... the aurora borealis seen from a cruise ship.

Forces gather overhead

The northern lights are at their vivid best, a 'solar maximum' making them even more startling, writes Adrian Bridge.

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dock in southern Norway.

Cool territory of a polar hero

A century after Amundsen's conquest of the South Pole, Peter Hughes surveys the home turf of the explorer who beat the doomed Captain Scott to the prize.

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