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Pics of the Week: Deserts

Pics of the Week: Deserts

G Adventures July 4, 2014 0

A desert is defined as an area that receives little precipitation. And although the first image that springs to mind is usually a vast, hot sea of sand, the Arctic and Antarctica are home

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Your planet in 7 seconds: Catching Cold in Antarctica

Your planet in 7 seconds: Catching Cold in Antarctica

Daniel Sendecki March 11, 2014 2

We're taking our 'Seven Seconds' series to the next level in Antarctica—sea level. Taste the salt spray from the bow of one of our Zodiacs. Like a blast of cold water to the face—it'll

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Your planet in 7 seconds: Penguin Calling

Your planet in 7 seconds: Penguin Calling

G Adventures February 4, 2014 0

Better dress warmly as we are taking you to Antarctica today to watch this penguin call out for what we can only imagine would be more fish!

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Endless Winter: Long-Term Life in Antarctica

Endless Winter: Long-Term Life in Antarctica

Steve English February 4, 2014 4

We sat down with Dr. Jakko Putkonen, a geomorphologist at the University of North Dakota, to get a better handle on Antarctica’s allure and why the coldest place on Earth remains a scientific hotspot

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Pic of the Day: Aitcho Chinstrap

Pic of the Day: Aitcho Chinstrap

Daniel Sendecki December 27, 2013 0

Found primarily in the South Sandwich Islands and on the Antarctic Peninsula, the so-called Chinstrap Penguin is one of the most readily identified types of penguin

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Pic of the Day: GoPro Quadcopter in Antarctica

Pic of the Day: GoPro Quadcopter in Antarctica

G Adventures November 1, 2013 0

We’re proud that G Adventures has joined forces with Dr. Brent Stewart in the first-ever tourism supported studies of Antarctic wildlife using a remote-controlled multi-rotor aircraft with a GoPro attached

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Let The Shivers Commence: Haunted Antarctica

Let The Shivers Commence: Haunted Antarctica

Caitlin Hotchkiss October 31, 2013 1

It’s the most remote, desolate place on Earth, and undoubtedly one of the coldest as well – but did you know that Antarctica is also purportedly the most haunted place on the planet?

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Wildlife in Antarctica

Wildlife in Antarctica

Nellie Huang October 21, 2013 3

At first glance, Antarctica is vast and empty – with expansive ice fields stretching for miles without anything else in sight. But in reality, Antarctica is far from being empty

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Antarctica Stories

Antarctica Stories

Caitlin Hotchkiss August 14, 2013 2

For some people, vacation means sunny beaches, tropical drinks and lazing around all day. Not us – we prefer an adventure on the scale of exploring Antarctica via the MS Expedition. It’s difficult to

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Pic of the Day: Cool Moment with the MS Expedition

Pic of the Day: Cool Moment with the MS Expedition

G Adventures July 2, 2013 2

Captain Thomas garaged (parked) our ship, the MS Expedition, in the fast sea ice — on the longest day of the year — so the G Adventures crew, staff and guests could take a

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