Mountaineers and scientists explore Antarctica and climb the continent's highest peak, the Vinson Massif. The present-day expedition is interwoven with a look back at the race between Scott and Amundsen to reach the South Pole in 1912.
Originally broadcast on Nova in 2003.
Special features: Printable materials for educators; Access to the "Nova" web site.
Narrator, Liev Schreiber.
DVD, region 1, letterboxed presentation; Dolby Digital, NTSC.
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