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Antarctic Research Bases Spew Toxic Wastes Into Environment

Antarctica is one of the most pristine environments on Earth, but it’s wrestling with a pollution problem. And the very people who are working hardest to protect the continent are responsible. 257 more words

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Wildlife Wednesday: Adélie penguins

I know I’ve featured Adélie penguins on Wildlife Wednesday before. But it’s been a while and I have seen quite a few of them since last time. 84 more words

Wildlife

Leading trips to "Room with a View"

It takes a lot of people to keep McMurdo Station running.  Everyone’s job is critical in this process, no matter what they do.  Humans are not meant to survive in this place so we need shelter, special clothing, power, drinkable water, reliable transportation, etc.  658 more words

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