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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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African (Jackass) Penguins

They’re called “Jackass” because their sound is like that of a braying donkey. They are one of the 18 types of Penguins, all of which…

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