The film tells about the life of polar explorers in Antarctica - about their work, joys and dramas.
A guide at the museum tells students about the first Soviet Arctic expedition.
Students look at stuffed penguins, listen to the guide's story about Antarctica and the Arctic.
Penguins on the Antarctic coast.
The crawler all-terrain vehicle goes on the road at high speed.
A sign with the coordinates of the Soviet Antarctic expedition "Molodezhnaya".
Panorama and views of the Soviet Antarctic base.
One of the members of the expedition dips into the ice hole, swims in it.
Extraction of ice blocks from the ice hole.
A crawler tractor pushes a block of ice in front of it.
One of the houses of the research station.
The work of the station's computer center, automatic drawing of the map.
A crawler tractor with a sledge overcomes the ice hole.
Everyday life of the inhabitants of the station, a snow storm at the station.
The face of one of the polar explorers.
Yachts near the sea coast.
Houses on the shore of one of the southern seas, a panorama of the coast.
A man swims on a kayak to the shore.
Two men are sunbathing on the deck of a ship.
Launch of a weather balloon at the Antarctic station.
May Day demonstration at the Antarctic station.
Participants of the holiday with banners in the hands of a truck.
Polar explorers ride on self-made mountain skis without poles.
Seal on the shore.
Polar explorers play football, a penguin on the shore.
A polar explorer rides a snowmobile.
Polar explorers carry a meteorological rocket to launch.
The rise of the rocket before launch.
View of the launch pad of the meteor rocket.
Polar explorers give a salvo of signal rocket launchers.
Polar explorers say goodbye to a deceased comrade, pass by the coffin.
Funeral salute from rocket launchers.
Panorama of the territory of the abandoned station.
Panorama of the coast.
The plane is at the airport.
Landing of the plane.
Unloading of food and property from the plane, loading them into a tracked snowmobile.
Technicians check the aircraft engines.
Panorama of the transport plane.
Loading things on the plane.
The radio operator establishes a connection.
A research vessel off the coast, a helicopter flying over the ice.
The plane taxies to the runway.
Polar rides on the ski hill.
Cargo transportation by helicopter.
Crawler tractors on the base.
Penguin in the snow.
A crawler tractor is driving on a snowy plain.
Students on a tour view the layout of the North Pole.
Faces of children and polar explorers.
Antarctic landscape (top).
Locations: Antarctica 
Seasons: Winter  Spring  Summer