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A Real-Life Globetrotter with a Mission Update: Manfred was one of the first adventures we followed in real-time. We’re happy to see he finished his
OCTOBER 18, 1999 The mail arrived today. Two pallets full of it. Of course, I did not get my carry-on luggage that I mailed to
Funny how a one-day weekend makes you so much more efficient at leisure activities than a three day weekend. The desire to cram a bunch
14 OCTOBER, 2000 Hi everyone! Today I had an “interesting” McMurdo moment. They say that having a good life is nothing more than a matter
Paul Mansky: “You’re on top of the world, vast views and vistas in every direction. 5,000 feet down to the floor of the valley. You can see in all directions, perfect blue sky, the wind blowing… “
Dick and Ingrid have started a new journey and cycle down the Pacific Coast.
Editor’s Note: Vilmar Tavares has just arrived in Antarctica for a six-month work assignment (one of the few ways a person is allowed on this
Gia prepares her equipment before filming a group of fishermen at Favignana. I first learned of filmmaker, Gia Marie Amella, through my friend Frances. Frances
Red Calm, Bagan, Burma. The experience of traveling has always been a great mentor for me, a far greater mentor than academia. ~ Lisa Kristine
Editor’s Note: These photographs may look old-fashioned now, but when we first started posting photos most images were scanned in from film negatives, and the
Dr. Lillian Larson: “I travel in order to enrich my life and the life of others. I feel that I can help bring remote parts of the world a little closer together.”