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Traveling to Antarctica has its Challenges

By Douglas Wren | Posted - Nov. 18, 2009 at 10:28 a.m.

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In the news recently a Russian cruise ship was stranded in the ice around Antarctica and another ship earlier in the year ran aground. Antarctica travel has always had its challenges, but how about coming face to face with a massive leopard seal. Paul Nicklen, National Geographic photographer coming face-to-face with one of Antarctica's most vicious predators.

Douglas Wren


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