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

    Thursday Apr 23 | 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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  2. Polar cruise specialist temps adventurers to AntarcticaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | 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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  3. Art Wolfe: In search of Emperor Penguins in AntarcticaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 20 | 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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  4. The 15 best hotels and resorts around the worldRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | 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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  5. NASA & Climate Change: How the View from Space Informs Life on...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 10 | 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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  6. Incidental Lives: NASA mission director shares science with kidsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 7 | 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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  7. The Beauty of Torres del Paine National ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 30 | 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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  8. 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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  9. 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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  10. Ap Photos: Other-world sights await Antarctica touristsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2015 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    In this Jan. 22, 2015 photo, Gentoo penguins gather near a post of wooden arrows with names of cities and their respective distances, at the Bernardo O'Higgins scientific station, Antarctica. Increasing foot traffic poses "particular risks of disturbance or contamination to some of the last remaining essentially pristine areas on the planet," said Alan Hemmings, an environmental consultant on polar regions.

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  11. Antarctica tourists must brace for wild and unexpected forces of natureRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2015 | Canada.com

    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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  12. Stella Australis 4 Night South American Cruise from Punta Arenas, ChileDepart Punta Arenas, ChileRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2015 | Travel Weekly

    The Stella Australis, built in 2010, offers guests a relaxed stay, while providing breathtaking sights of Patagonia from the decks of the ship.

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  13. Town Talk: Time to Shine gala raises almost $1.4 million for CT scannersRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2015 | Canada.com

    Some 350 snakes have been dropped off at the Wildlife Rescue Association of BC. Their hibernation was disrupted by construction workers working for the Corporation of Delta along the dyke in Boundary Bay.

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  14. 7 marathons, 7 continents, 7 days: The Triple 7 QuestRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2015 | WXMI-TV Grand Rapids

    The Triple 7 Quest is an event only 35 people in the world have set out to accomplish; Seven marathons, on seven continents, in seven days. One of those athletes is 58-year-old Don Kern from West Michigan, otherwise known as Marathon Don.

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  15. Falkland family's fury at the father who sided with ArgentinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2015 | Mail on Sunday

    He has been denounced as a traitor to not only the Falklands, where he was born, but to his daughters and the heavily pregnant wife he left there A leading propagandist in Argentina's long-running campaign to claim the Falklands has been denounced as a traitor - not just to the Falkland Islands, where he was born, but to his daughters and heavily pregnant former wife. Alejandro Betts, who advises the Argentine government, has written books denouncing British rule of the 'Malvinas', including a recently published work presented to Pope Francis, an Argentinian by birth, a few weeks ago.

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  16. Fair Housing Center Director tours South AmericaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2015 | La Prensa

    Feb. 2, 2015: Some of us just will never be adventurous enough to complete our bucket list, leaving it little more than wishful thinking. But Michael Marsh , president and CEO of the Toledo Fair Housing Center, can cross a big one off his list-a recent three-week trip that literally took him around South America.

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  17. UAB Team Sets Sail for Antarctica to Conduct Predatory Crab ResearchRead the original story

    Feb 16, 2015 | Newswise

    BIRMINGHAM, Ala. - The University of Alabama at Birmingham 's Antarctic marine research team set sail today from Punta Arenas, Chile, for a research expedition to the White Continent.

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  18. Father and son heading to Antarctica for marathonRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2015 | The Wave

    Mason Moses, who attends Corona del Mar Middle School, will take off for Chile with his father, Mark, on Feb.12. They'll fly to Santiago for a day, travel to Punta Arenas, and wait for the weather to clear enough for a plane to land on the planet's southernmost continent.

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  19. Running seven marathons in seven days in seven continentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2015 | Sydney Morning Herald

    Ever thought about running a marathon? What about seven? In seven days. In seven continents.

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  20. KPMG man completes seven marathons in seven days - with the aid of some furry running partnersRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2015 | IcNetwork

    An extraordinary week of madness saw KPMG's Gareth Williams conquer seven marathons across the globe. Encountering spectacular sights, his running partners included penguins, a loyal South American dog, an air traffic controller and a paralympian gold medalist.

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