Michael Clinton, president of marketing at Hearst, just ran a marathon in Antarctica.
They were nearly snowed in at Novolazarevskaya Station, Antarctica where they arrived in mid-November.
He finished in three months flat, the day before a scheduled expedition to Antarctica.
Let's hope he didn't get frostbite - here's the science of getting naked in Antarctica.
Soon readers started sending their own photographic tributes in, from Antarctica to the tip of South Africa.
Hobbs reports that explorers in Antarctica and Greenland have frequently observed condensation on their clothing.
The Brainchild lifted from Antarctica at exactly 2100 hours, Greenwich time.
"Antarctica," the sixth continent itself, still lay unseen and untrodden.
Do you mean that everyone who's been arrested is here, in Antarctica?
On January 6th, the Commander made his first flight in Antarctica, making many photographs from his plane.
continent name attributed to Scottish cartographer John George Bartholomew (1860-1920), who used it on a map published 1887. From antarctic (q.v.). Hypothetical southern continents had been imagined since antiquity; first sighting of Antarctica by Europeans probably was 1820 (Lazarev and Bellingshausen). Also cf. Antipodes.
Note: Antarctica is characterized by extremely low temperatures.
Note: In 1911, Roald Amundsen became the first explorer to reach the South Pole, followed shortly thereafter by Robert Scott.