Tourism Booming At The South Pole [Headlines]
It's been 100 years since the race to find the pole, and tourists are marking the occasion by visiting.
When Robert Falcon Scott arrived at the South Pole 100 years ago, he wrote in his diary: “Great God! This is an awful place.”
The desolate, flat expanse of white nothingness was not improved by the realization that Scott had been beaten to the spot by his rival.