The Plucky Teenage Stowaway Aboard the First American Expedition to Antarctica – Mental Floss

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Jan 192018
 

Mental Floss

The Plucky Teenage Stowaway Aboard the First American Expedition to Antarctica
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Documentary filmmaker and journalist Laurie Gwen Shapiro came across the name "William Gawronski" in 2013 while researching a story about Manhattan's St. Stanislaus, the oldest Polish Catholic church in the U.S. In 1930, more than 500 kids from the

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Admiral Byrd’s Secretly Boozy Expedition to Antarctica – Daily Beast

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Jan 102018
 

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Admiral Byrd's Secretly Boozy Expedition to Antarctica
Daily Beast
Any sailor headed for Tahiti, much less Antarctica, knows you need booze to make a long voyage bearable. But you're the all-American explorer Richard Byrd and you're revered by every person in the country. You flew over the North Pole—or at least you

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Large climate change expedition to set sail for Antarctica – TVNZ

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Jan 072018
 

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Large climate change expedition to set sail for Antarctica
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One of the world's top scientific research ships is heading to Antarctica with 30 scientists from 11 countries on board to investigate climate and sea changes. The JOIDES Resolution. Source: IODP. The 140m-long JOIDES Resolution is in New Zealand
JOIDES Resolution heads to Antarctica | The Gisborne HeraldGisborne Herald
Top research ship heads to Antarctica for climate probeVoxy
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This Cruise Line Is Hiring Antarctic Expedition Leaders – Travel+Leisure

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Jul 212017
 

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This Cruise Line Is Hiring Antarctic Expedition Leaders
Travel+Leisure
Silversea Cruises announced the opening of its training academy, which will teach people the skills they need to lead expeditions around Antarctica aboard one of the cruise line's ships. Once certified and trained, expedition leaders will give lectures

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USU researcher talks about Antarctica expedition – The Herald Journal

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Apr 142017
 

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USU researcher talks about Antarctica expedition
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Even with a fear of deep water, Melissa Haeffner boarded a boat in Argentina with 75 of her peers as they made their way to Antarctica in early December. The postdoctoral research scientist at Utah State University was one of 76 women scientists from …

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Captain Robert Scott’s log book from Antarctica expedition raises doubts about global warming – Daily Mail

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Nov 252016
 

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Captain Robert Scott's log book from Antarctica expedition raises doubts about global warming
Daily Mail
Capt Laurence Oates, Capt Robert Scott, Petty Officer Edgar Evans (standing, left to right), Lt Henry Bowers, Dr Edward Wilson (sitting, left to right). Polar explorers remembered as 'heroic failures' have provided crucial proof that sea ice around
Ozone hole helping keep sea ice levels steady in Antarctica, scientists sayITV News
Heroic Antarctica Expedition 100 Years Ago –"Ship's Data Shows Sea Ice Has Hardly Changed"The Daily Galaxy (blog)
Ice growth slowing around AntarcticaPittsburgh Post-Gazette
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An Expedition to Antarctica Uncovered a Treasure Trove of 71-Million-Year-Old Fossils – Gizmodo

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May 092016
 

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An Expedition to Antarctica Uncovered a Treasure Trove of 71-Million-Year-Old Fossils
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An Expedition to Antarctica Uncovered a Treasure Trove of 71-Million-Year-Old Plesiosaur skeleton vertebrae. Image: Dr. Steve Salisbury/ The University of Queensland. “We did find a lot of marine reptile remains, so things like plesiosaurs and
71-million-year-old fossils: Antarctica yields clues to last of the dinosaursChristian Science Monitor
Fossil Hunters Uncover 71-Million-Year-Old Trove in Antarctica | Smart News | SmithsonianSmithsonian
Huge trove of dinosaur fossils found in AntarcticaDaily Mail
RedOrbit –The Inquisitr
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Turkey should sign Antarctica protocol, says Turkish expedition chief – Hurriyet Daily News

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Apr 182016
 

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Turkey should sign Antarctica protocol, says Turkish expedition chief
Hurriyet Daily News
A crew of Turkish academics and researchers who set off on a journey to Antarctica on March 29 have completed the country's first scientific mission and left the continent. The 14-person team, which includes scientists from different universities

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Chinese research vessel Xuelong returns after completing Antarctica expedition – Shanghai Daily (subscription)

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Apr 132016
 

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Chinese research vessel Xuelong returns after completing Antarctica expedition
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CHINESE research vessel and icebreaker Xuelong, or Snow Dragon, docked in Shanghai on Tuesday, wrapping up the country's 32nd scientific expedition to Antarctica. During the expedition, the researchers discovered the world's largest known canyon …

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Japan confirms whales killed during ‘scientific’ expedition to Antarctica – The Guardian

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Mar 242016
 

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Japan confirms whales killed during 'scientific' expedition to Antarctica
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A minke whale on the deck of a Japanese whaling ship in 2014. Japan confirmed more than 300 were captured over the summer, in defiance of a UN legal decision that ruled so-called scientific whaling in the Southern Ocean was a front for commercial hunts.
Japan Just Completed Its Whale Hunt in Antarctica — And It Killed a Lot of AnimalsVICE News
Whales killed during 'scientific' expedition to Antarctica: JapanBusiness Standard

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