Which is warmer: the north or the south pole?

Answer Antarctica, on which the south pole is located, is the coldest place on the planet. The lowest temperature ever recorded, -128 degree F, was recorded there. The highest temperature ever recorded at... Read More »

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Which side of a magnet is positively charged: the north or south pole?

Just like the Earth's North Pole, the portion of the magnet pointing north is positively charged. The magnet's force flows from the north pole of the magnet back to the south pole. This same force ... Read More »

Does the North Pole or the South Pole have no land under it?

The North Pole has no land under it, just the Arctic Ocean, while the South Pole sits on the continent of Antarctica. The thickness of ice at the North Pole depends on the season and weather condit... Read More »

Does a compass point to the North Pole or the South Pole?

The needle in a traditional compass points to the earth's magnetic North Pole. There is also a geographic North Pole that is in a slightly different location. There are some GPS compasses that poin... Read More »

How many inches is it from the North Pole to the South Pole?

On Earth, the distance from the South Pole to the North Pole is approximately 787,564,800 inches. This is based on the flight distance of 12,430 miles between the two cold locations.References:Trav... Read More »