Discover the wonders of the polar regions—from the science behind the Northern Lights to the feeding habits of penguins—on Quark Expeditions’ polar education hub. Enjoy exclusive access to expert-hosted webinars (customized for children and adults), videos, fresh weekly content, blogs, infographics, colouring outlines and kids’ contests. Your polar education starts here!

  • Next Week: Women of Antarctica

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  • This Week: The Wonders of the Northern and Southern Lights

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  • Northern Lights in Under 10 Seconds0:06

    Northern Lights in Under 10 Seconds

    Your virtual glimpse of the magical Aurora Borealis.

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  • Northern Lights at a Glance0:09

    Northern Lights at a Glance

    Keen to observe the Aurora Borealis? Q the time-lapse.

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  • Of Legends and Folklore: Greenland’s Northern Lights

    Of Legends and Folklore: Greenland’s Northern Lights

    Read about thousand-year-old lnuit legends and more.

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  • The Celestial Wonders of the Northern Lights

    The Celestial Wonders of the Northern Lights

    Another great reason to visit Greenland: the Aurora Borealis

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  • The Northern Lights

    The Northern Lights

    Choose from a rainbow of colors for your Aurora Borealis.

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  • Webinar: The Northern Lights with night-sky photographer and science journalist Babak Tafreshi1:02:57

    Webinar: The Northern Lights with night-sky photographer and science journalist Babak Tafreshi

    Learn when and where you can best view the Aurora Borealis — and just what are “Aurora storms”?

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  • Webinar: Why are the Northern Lights so Multicolored? | Babak Tafreshi43:10

    Webinar: Why are the Northern Lights so Multicolored? | Babak Tafreshi

    Award-winning night-sky photographer and science journalist Babak Tafreshi discusses the science behind the colorful Aurora Borealis.

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  • Week 4: The Beauty of Polar Plants

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  • Plant Scientist Sandra Nogué Busch: pollens in Antarctica1:55

    Plant Scientist Sandra Nogué Busch: pollens in Antarctica

    Do plants really grow in Antarctica? Hear what this scientist has to say.

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  • Our 5 Prettiest Arctic Flowers

    Our 5 Prettiest Arctic Flowers

    From beautiful bearberry to purple saxifrage. We showcase our 5 favorite Arctic plants!

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  • Flower Power

    Flower Power

    Choose the brightest colors for your patch of Arctic flowers.

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  • Webinar: Botanist Samantha McBeth gets to the root of polar flowers1:18:35

    Webinar: Botanist Samantha McBeth gets to the root of polar flowers

    Recording now available!

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  • Webinar: Family-friendly talk: Let’s see what grows in the Polar Regions!55:44

    Webinar: Family-friendly talk: Let’s see what grows in the Polar Regions!

    Recording now available!

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  • Week 3: The best time to observe Antarctica’s unique bird species?

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  • Antarctica: Ornithologist Fabrice Genevois with rare snow petrel chicks (360° VR)2:16

    Antarctica: Ornithologist Fabrice Genevois with rare snow petrel chicks (360° VR)

    A rare opportunity to observe one-month-old snow petrel chicks in a cave at the tip of Antarctica.

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  • Meet the Albatross: An Imposing Sight

    Meet the Albatross: An Imposing Sight

    In addition to its beauty and grace, the albatross has the largest wingspan of any bird.

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  • The Falkland Islands: A Birder’s Paradise

    The Falkland Islands: A Birder’s Paradise

    Temperate climate and abundant food make the Falkland Islands an ideal breeding ground for birds.

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  • Birds of Antarctica

    Birds of Antarctica

    Grab your crayons and start coloring. Our flock of feathered friends are waiting!

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