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Posted in 2019 Trip

It’s Time for Another Adventurous Trip!

Last year, at just about this time, as many of you know, I left for an extraordinary adventurous trip, all through Southern Africa, Patagonia, West…

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Posted in Accolades (nice things people have said) Uncategorized

My Alma Mater just did a very nice story about me !

They hope to get some other Alum’s engaged to coming to “Reunion” in Boston on June 7,8,9. I have no idea if this link will…

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Posted in Himalayan Stove Project Uncategorized

An “out of this world” Experience

Apollo Astronauts honored at Explorers Club 115th Annual Dinner (ECAD) – New York – March 16, 2019 Each year ECAD has a theme – 2016,…

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Posted in 2018 Trip Antarctica Shackleton Southern Ocean

The Epic of Sir Ernest Shackleton (The Boss) and his 27 man crew – December 1914 to August 1916

For all you Shackleton Fans (and everyone else also) the Saga of Sir Earnest Shackleton and the 27 members of his crew on their 1914…

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Posted in 2018 Trip Antarctic Wildlife

It’s All Downhill from here, & Grand Finale Dinner

In Ushuaia Argentina, the self-proclaimed “gateway to the Antarctic”, waiting for a very loooooong flight back home; a 24 hour excursion after a glorious trip…

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Posted in 2018 Trip Antarctic Wildlife Antarctica

Antarctica – Quick Update

Happy New Year from an Antarctica Native   I just arrived back in far southern Chile after an incredible trip to the Antarctic Peninsula, Elephant…

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Posted in 2018 Trip Antarctic Wildlife Antarctica Southern Ocean

Off to Antarticia & the Southern Ocean

The adventure continues ! December 13th 2018 – I’m flying from Punta Arenas Chile to King George Island and begin a 16 day “cruise” in…

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Posted in 2018 Trip Patagonia

PATAGONIA !!!!!!!

The word conjures up images of wildness, wilderness, mountains, glaciers, fierce winds, cascades, unusual animals and incredible strength and perseverance from the earliest indigenous people…

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Posted in 2018 Trip Southern Africa Southern Hemisphere

Non-stop adventure and exploration continues

It’s Thursday evening, November 15th, and I’m in a hotel (with good internet service) at the JoBurg (Johannesburg, South Africa) airport getting ready to leave…

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Posted in 2018 Trip Southern Africa Southern Hemisphere

History DOES Repeat Itself

1959 – June-September As a freshly minted college graduate I went to Europe, bought a Vespa Scooter and explored the continent – UK, France, Germany,…

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