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Adventure Science in Antarctica

Lisa White started alpine climbing five years ago when a friend asked her to climb Mt. Rainier in her home state of Washington. The ability to experience part of the mountain where few people reach and the sense of accomplishment drew Lisa to mountaineering.  Soon she and her husband were looking for the next challenge, and…

Hardened Alpinists Don’t Complain

Science and exploration are companion expressions of human curiosity- and both render a tough breed.