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  1. Calgarian becomes first North American to climb seven volcanic summitsRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Edmonton Journal

    After a decade of climbing among the steaming volcanoes and crawling mud flows of some of the world's highest peaks, a Calgarian has become the first North American to complete the seven volcanic summits. Paul Nicholson, a geologist who grew up in Calgary and has worked and lived in Saudi Arabia since 1998, says that when he started checking off his climbing list back in 2004, years later he decided: "I may as well finish."

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  2. NASAa s IceBridge Antarctic campaign wraps upRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Aerotech News And Review

    NASA's Operation IceBridge recently completed its 2014 Antarctic campaign, marking the mission's sixth set of flights over Antarctica. During the six-week-long deployment from Punta Arenas, Chile, researchers aboard NASA's DC-8 airborne laboratory measured land and sea ice from above to continue building a record of change in the Antarctic.

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  3. Puerto Bories: Food Worth Flying For: The Best Guanaco Meat Filet in Chilean PatagoniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Jaunted

    That croissant in Paris. The char kway teow in Singapore. That cup of hot chocolate in Perugia.

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  4. Omar Samra Heads to the South PoleRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | Egypt Today

    Egyptian adventurer, motivational speaker and an Egypt Today Person of the Year in 2013 - departed for the South Pole on December 14 on his quest to conquer the Adventurers Grand Slam. With the help of his newest sponsors, Samra plans on skiing approximately 120 km across the South Pole from the 89th to the 90th degree latitude.

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  5. NASA's IceBridge Antarctic Campaign Wraps UpRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Space News From SpaceDaily.Com

    A view from an IceBridge survey flight on Nov. 3, 2014, showing a cloud's shadow on crevassed Antarctic ice. Image courtesy NASA and George Hale.

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  6. Chilean Expedition to Patagonia Aims to Foster Civic Stewardship of...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | National Geographic

    In Cape Horn Biosphere Reserve, scoping out miniature forests and revisiting Darwin's musings on the world's southernmost people A Chilean group mounted an expedition last month to the Cape Horn Biosphere Reserve , which lies within the vast Magellanic sub-Antarctic eco-region, in the hope that the experience would spur action for the future well-being of the biocultural wealth of Patagonia's wild lands and waters. "This isn't your typical boardroom meeting of industry and science," said Isabel Behncke , a Chilean primatologist who flew in from Oxford, England, to join the trip.

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  7. NASA's IceBridge Antarctic campaign wraps upRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 8 | EurekAlert!

    A view from an IceBridge survey flight on Nov. 3, 2014, showing a cloud's shadow on crevassed Antarctic ice. NASA's Operation IceBridge recently completed its 2014 Antarctic campaign, marking the mission's sixth set of flights over Antarctica.

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  8. Subtel granted USD40m budget for 2015Read the original story

    Tuesday Nov 25 | TeleGeography CommsUpdate

    Chile's parliament has approved a budget of CLP23.72 billion for Sub-Secretaria de Telecomunicaciones for 2015, an increase of 35.1% year-on-year, Signals Telecom writes. Subtel has been tasked with reducing the digital divide in Chile, as well as: protecting telecoms users; increasing the quality of telecommunications services; encouraging healthy competition to spur the development of the sector; and promoting the development of infrastructure with regard to coverage as well as technological advancement.

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  9. Across The Americas: Taking the Road Trip of a LifetimeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | Sag Harbor Online

    Late November is upon us, and in the days ahead, people from all over the country will take to the road as they head out to visit family and friends for the holidays.

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  10. Nasa DC-8 continues west Antarctic ice studyRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2014 | Aerotech News And Review

    The Thurston Island calving front off of western Antarctica as seen from the window of NASA's DC-8 flying observatory Nov. 5, 2014. NASA's DC-8 flying laboratory has two weeks of support remaining in the agency's sixth Operation IceBridge mission to study parts of the West Antarctica ice sheet and ice in the Bellingshausen, Weddell and Amundsen seas.

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  11. Connie's lonely trip to salvage yardRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2014 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    The carrier Constellation, which spent most of its 41 years of service operating out of San Diego, was photographed on Nov. 5th off Punta Arenas, Chile. The 1,088-foot ship is being towed from Bremerton, Washington to Brownsville, Texas, where the Constellation will be dismantled by salvage crews.

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  12. Swan Hellenic Announces New 2016 Cruise ItinerariesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2014 | PRWeb

    We are ...offering passengers the opportunity to cruise through the Chilean Fjords or to enjoy our spectacular land programs to Machu Picchu or the Galapagos Islands." Swan Hellenic, the award-winning small-ship enrichment cruise line, just released its new itineraries for the Winter 2015-Spring 2016 seasons.

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  13. IceBridge Flies Around the PoleRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2014 | Space News From SpaceDaily.Com

    The mountains of Antarctica's Shackleton Range seen during IceBridge's survey of Recovery Glacier on Oct. 25, 2014. Image courtesy NASA and Jim Yungel.

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  14. The floating university - graduate school uses Polarstern cruise to Antarctic for trainingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2014 | Science, Industry and Business

    The expedition on the research vessel Polarstern starting on Saturday, 25 October 2014 focuses on training early-stage researchers. On board, 22 PhD and Master's students will learn how to use hydroacoustic measuring methods under real-life conditions.

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  15. Tuvizo Probes The Antarctic Ice MarathonRead the original story

    Oct 26, 2014 | Emailwire.com

    Tuvizo investigates the annual Antarctic Ice Marathon and the challenges it poses. It is an event which is not only challenging but opens one's eyes and mind to a totally new and exciting world.

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  16. NASA Begins Sixth Year of Airborne Antarctic Ice Change StudyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2014 | Space News From SpaceDaily.Com

    NASA's DC-8 research aircraft will be flying scientists and instruments over Antarctica to study changes in the continent's ice sheet, glaciers and sea ice. Image courtesy NASA.

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  17. NASA begins sixth year of airborne Antarctic ice change studyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2014 | Science Daily

    NASA is carrying out its sixth consecutive year of Operation IceBridge research flights over Antarctica to study changes in the continent's ice sheet, glaciers and sea ice. This year's airborne campaign, which began its first flight Thursday morning, will revisit a section of the Antarctic ice sheet that recently was found to be in irreversible decline.

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  18. Preparing for Antarctic flights in California desertRead the original story

    Oct 15, 2014 | Aerotech News And Review

    The constellation Ursa Major looms over a GPS-equipped survey vehicle and a ground station to its left at El Mirage Dry Lake. By comparing elevation readings from both GPS sources, researchers can build an elevation map to precisely calibrate the laser altimeter for ice thickness measurements.

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  19. Canaletas Delgados and Early Morning Purgatory - Cajon del MaipoRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 7, 2014 | Lou Dawson's Backcountry Skiing Blog

    During our recent trip to South America, the canaletas of Punta Arenas provided us with some of the longest and best runs during our travels. Before we headed back home to the U.S., we wanted to spend our last week exploring Cajon del Maipo, especially with the forecast of more sun and calm wind.

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  20. Preparing For Antarctic Flights in the California DesertRead the original story

    Oct 7, 2014 | Space Ref

    At first glance a dry lake bed in the southern California desert seems like the last place to prepare to study ice. But on Oct. 2, 2014, NASA's Operation IceBridge carried out a ground-based GPS survey of the El Mirage lake bed in California's Mojave Desert.

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