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Three U.S. Army Chinook helicopters the size of city buses ascend higher and higher in the Alaska Range, following the 44-mile long Kahiltna Glacier, which from above resembles a frozen, mile-wide white ribbon of ice cutting through craggy mountains. At 7,200 feet, they land light as a feather at the base of North America's tallest mountain, below a few brightly colored tents, temporary shelters for early season climbers dotting the white landscape. Comment?
Gazing up at the northern lights often appears on travelers' bucket lists, but after next year, they're going to be much more difficult to see. The northern lights take place on an 11-year solar cycle. Comment?
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