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  1. Face to Face: Audrey McIntosh, endurance runnerRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 21 | Sunday Herald

    THE first time Audrey McIntosh ran a 10K she wasn't wearing the right shoes, went off way too quickly and, as she describes it, "blew up halfway round". THE first time Audrey McIntosh ran a 10K she wasn't wearing the right shoes, went off way too quickly and, as she describes it, "blew up halfway round".

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  2. Gary Griggs, Our Ocean Backyard: Rescuing the crew on Elephant IslandRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 13 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    Ernest Shackleton and his five comrades were now safe on South Georgia Island in the southern Atlantic Ocean, but he had left the remaining 22 crewmembers 800 miles away on a desolate rock of an island with little to eat but penguins, seals, limpets and seaweed. Although he was able to borrow a large English whaling ship, the Southern Sky, and convinced a handful of idle whalers to accompany him, conditions in the South Atlantic in May 1916 didn't cooperate with his first rescue attempt.

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  3. Bamboozled: Seniors seeking refund for unused flights caught in finger-pointing battleRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 8 | The Jersey Journal

    Hoping to save some money on the trip, they booked air fare through CheapOair.com. It would take several flights to get them to the cruise ship: Newark to Dallas/Ft.

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  4. Save the Wine! 70 Writers, 50 Vintners, and One Daring Rescue at SeaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 2 | Details

    It is late afternoon on a springtime day in Patagonia. The temperature hovers in the mid-40's, quick bursts of rain come and go, and a constant wind is blowing as we board the Via Australis , a small adventure cruise ship out of Punta Arenas, Chile's southernmost port on the edge of the icy Strait of Magellan.

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  5. GlobetrotterRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2015 | AOPA Pilot

    Bill Harrelson's weight-class world record flight over both the north and south poles almost ended before it began. While pushing the heavily fuel-laden Lancair IV onto a set of scales, the single-engine aircraft tipped backward and its carbon-fiber rudder struck the ground, damaging it.

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  6. Sailing to 'world's end' in PatagoniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 31 | Seattle Times

    In Ushuaia, Argentina, the capital of the province of Tierra del Fuego, where I began a three-night cruise through southern Patagonia, the daily newspaper is called El Diario del Fin del Mundo - The Journal of the End of the World. It's a startling name for a newspaper but an apt description of the cruise, which makes it easy to believe that you have, indeed, sailed to the very end of the earth.

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  7. Historic sailing ship arrives in West Brighton for $10.6M restorationRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2015 | SILive.com

    The tall masts of the 19th-century British sailing ship Wavertree are visible from Richmond Terrace as you pass the eastern end of the waterfront property of Caddell Dry Dock and Repair Co. in West Brighton.

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  8. Unleash Your Inner Scientista in an Interactive Science Lab in AntarcticaRead the original story

    May 21, 2015 | Pressat

    Avid watchers of nature programmes and wannabe polar scientists, can enjoy a new type of cruise with Hurtigruten next year, when they operate two ships in Antarctica, making them the largest and most diverse provider of active travels to and in the deep South. The MS Midnatsol, currently operating as part of Hurtigruten's Norwegian coastal voyages programme, will head south to Antarctica and operate with an enhanced entertainment programme including an interactive science lab & dedicated programme for younger guests.

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  9. Roland DGA Announces Grand Prize Winner of a oeWith Rolanda Video ContestRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2015 | MyPrintResource.com

    The VersaUV LEF-12 flatbed UV printer, selected as the Grand Prize by "With Roland" winner T & S Ltda., is capable of printing directly on virtually any type of substrate up to 3.94 inches thick, including curved and three-dimensional objects. It's ideal for creating a vast array of customized products and promotional items.

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  10. At the glacier's edgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 30, 2015 | NewsReview.com

    The writer and his family traveled to Patagonia to hike and take in natural wonders, including ice fields and glaciers. I sit down to write this on a sofa in the common room of our hostel, the Hostel Entre Vientos in the southern Chilean city of Punta Arenas.

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  11. Medical marijuana farm blooms in conservative ChileRead the original story

    Apr 28, 2015 | WNFL-AM Green Bay

    Latin America's first medical marijuana farm has taken root in a dusty yard at a secret location in Chile's capital, with the blessing of a prominent right-wing official and high hopes the idea could sprout elsewhere in the socially conservative nation. A debut crop of around 100 kilos of prime cannabis bud - with a value of $2 million on the street - was harvested this month from the farm in La Florida, a middle-class Santiago neighborhood, and sent to a laboratory for processing.

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  12. Park phones chief of S. Korean research ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2015 | Korea Herald

    President Park Geun-hye spoke with the head of South Korea's oldest research station in Antarctica by phone, officials said Thursday, as she concluded her three-day visit to Chile. Park gave a pep talk to Ahn In-young, female head of King Sejong Station, during their telephone conversation.

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  13. Polar cruise specialist temps adventurers to AntarcticaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2015 | Examiner.com

    Canadian Polar cruise specialist One Ocean Expeditions says it's redefining Antarctica cruising by providing quicker access to the destination and more time to experience South Georgia, the Falkland Islands and Antarctica with the introduction of new charter flights from Punta Arenas, Chile. Eliminating the crossing of the infamous Drake Passage can save over 48 hours and allows more time to access remote and untouched areas and to fully engage in the abundant choice of activities on and off the expedition cruise ship, the company says.

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  14. Art Wolfe: In search of Emperor Penguins in AntarcticaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2015 | Digital Photography Review

    Penguins are a staple of nature photography these days and one can easily book a cruise to Antarctica for themselves through numerous operators, but that wasn't always the case. There was a time when emperor penguins were rarely, if ever, photographed in the wild.

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  15. The 15 best hotels and resorts around the worldRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2015 | Stuff.co.nz

    Great hotels, like charismatic people, have that extra, undefinable something that can have nothing to do with private pools, personal butlers or thread count. Some hotels are legendary, some eccentric, some have atmosphere, and some provide service that makes you realise what service actually is.

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  16. NASA & Climate Change: How the View from Space Informs Life on...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2015 | Patch.com

    Dr. Stephen Hipskind discusses NASA and Climate Change: How the View from Space Informs Life on Earth at St. Jude's, April 19, 9:15-10:15 am Dr. Stephen Hipskind, Chief, Earth Sciences Division of NASA Ames, discusses NASA & Climate Change: How the View from Space Informs Life on Earth in an Adult Forum at St. Jude's Episcopal Church on Sunday, April 19, 9:15-10:15 am. 20920 McClellan Road, Cupertino, CA 95014, in the Parish Hall; childcare provided.

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  17. Incidental Lives: NASA mission director shares science with kidsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2015 | The Honolulu Advertiser

    Klein, a mission director for NASA, was in Punta Arenas, Chile, the last stop before he and the rest of the team from Operation IceBridge headed to the Antarctic Peninsula. ~~ It's not standard practice for students at La Pietra-Hawaii School for Girls to take calls from their parents in the middle of class, but when Walter Klein buzzed his daughter Isabella's class in November, it was a call worth taking.

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  18. The Beauty of Torres del Paine National ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2015 | Sys-Con Media

    We arrived in Punta Arenas, the capital city of Patagonia, in the early morning and said good bye to the ship and the crew of the Australis. We had lunch in Punta Arenas and a quick tour of this port city in Chile.

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  19. Antarctica tourists: Be prepared for the wild and unexpectedRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2015 | Newsday

    This Jan. 20, 2015 aerial photo, shows the terrain that is seen on a flight from Punta Arenas to King George Island, Antarctica. No matter how tourists arrive, weather delays are the norm.

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  20. On this Antarctic cruise, skip the Drake Passage crossing and fly insteadRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2015 | Los Angeles Times

    Adventure Life's eight-day Antarctica Air Cruise starts with a two-hour flight from Punta Arenas at the tip of Chile to King George Island, where passengers begin their cruise. Adventure Life's eight-day Antarctica Air Cruise starts with a two-hour flight from Punta Arenas at the tip of Chile to King George Island, where passengers begin their cruise.

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