The MS Fram runs missions for the Hurtigruten shipping company in the Arctic and Antarctic. But the people on board the world's most modern expedition ship aren't researchers, they are completely normal passengers. People who are interested in exploring the world's most extreme climate zones. In addition to the MS Fram there are around thirty other cruise ships in these regions. They explore areas where less than a hundred years ago Fridtjof Nansen and Roald Amundsen risked their lives.
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