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Female Polar Explorers

As I prepare for a summer vacation in Alaska, I thought it would be fun to look back at all female Arctic and Antarctic explorers. 525 more words


The howls of Sami-land

So, as mentioned in the “who are we”-sectioned. Thomas worked as a musher for three years, and met and worked with Jana for the last one. 1,038 more words


Checking things off the list

It’s been a busy week getting ready for the field, while still keeping up with the usual flow of work.  Kaare Erickson was up, and went through the field gear.   290 more words


NWP - East to West

Eight weeks from now I’ll board the Ocean Endeavour in Kangerlussuaq, Greenland, to head through the Northwest Passage. This will be my third voyage through the NWP, but the first time heading west into the passage — the route the British, Norwegian and American explorers took. 132 more words

Adventure Travel

TRUMP: Connecting the Dots #7 - Trump's "Mad Max" 2017 - It's still about the oil


by Tom Panzone jrtompanzone@gmail.com

Trump’s “Mad Max” 2017 – It’s again about the oil. 

The current Trump saga did not begin when he came down the escalator of his Trump Tower Palace with his 3rd wife Melania.   653 more words

Fluffy grey balls

In the Netherlands I’ve spent a lot of time taking pictures of Sanderling. These small grey fluffy balls running up and down with the waves on the beaches of the Netherlands in autumn and winter. 106 more words



Arctic Migrants

An Inuvialuit hunter high in the Canadian Arctic came across the first beaver anyone in the region has ever killed — another sign climate change is driving the species northward. 158 more words