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Real ‘Ice Wives’ and Husbands of Antarctica: Friends With Benefits Keep the South Pole Steamy – Motherboard

Motherboard Real 'Ice Wives' and Husbands of Antarctica: Friends With Benefits Keep the South Pole SteamyMotherboardAllow me to state two obvious things: Antarctica is very cold. Antarctica is also very remote. It is so hard to get there that workers and scientists are often stationed in Antarctica for months, and research stations have very spotty […]

Arcata extreme weather shelter opens up for first time this year – Eureka Times Standard

Eureka Times Standard Arcata extreme weather shelter opens up for first time this yearEureka Times StandardThe Arcata House Partnership opened its “extreme weather shelter” Monday night for the first time this year, according to Executive Director Darlene Spoor. “There were several hundred people sleeping in tents or in cars last night that we're aware of […]

To Survive Antarctica, Scientists Enter a Kind of ‘Psychological Hibernation’ – Popular Mechanics

Popular Mechanics To Survive Antarctica, Scientists Enter a Kind of 'Psychological Hibernation'Popular MechanicsAntarctica isn't for everyone. If we're being honest, it's not for humans at all. People are social creatures, and living at a base at the bottom of the world doesn't offer too many opportunities for interacting with others. Combine that with the near […]