Most web mapping examples use a mercator projection, ususally the one mandated by google maps. This is not very useful for work in polar regions. This example illustrates how the Leaflet.js library can be used with a polar stereographic projection. The image data is provided by NASA, with daily image mosaics of both the Arctic and Antarctic regions.
Explore how multispectral imagery can be used to present different terrain features with color.
Satellite image analysis of open water features in the Canadian Arctic.