Brian Birkenstein

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Sports There were lots of opportunities to partake in sports down there. On top of fitness rooms and taking hikes on your own there were...

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Polar Plunge There was a lot of talk about jumping into the seawater that was below freezing, also known as the Polar Plunge, and I...

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  Daily life in Antarctica can be a bit dreary, if you let it. One week, The Antarctic Sun (the weekly paper) had a little...

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In the early years of man on the continent, an expedition took place that is now called “The Worst Journey in the World.”   In...

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A few years back my 15 minutes of fame came to me in England. In this case, it might actually be known as infamy,...