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Pygmy Mole Crickets Can Jump From Water’s Surface

Pygmy Mole Crickets Can Jump From Water’s Surface | Antarctica 2012 | Scoop.it
Using a series of spring-loaded, oarlike paddles on their back legs, the insects are skilled at jumping from the surface of water, researchers report.
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Sail-World.com - Shackleton re-enactment scheduled for January

Sail-World.com - Shackleton re-enactment scheduled for January | Antarctica 2012 | Scoop.it
He is an environmental scientist and adventurer, not primarily a sailor, but nevertheless it was Tim Jarvis whom Alexandra Shackleton, granddaughter of the legendary Ernst Shackleton, approached to go sailing.
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Adventurer to recreate Shackleton's Antarctic exploits

Adventurer to recreate Shackleton's Antarctic exploits | Antarctica 2012 | Scoop.it
AUSTRALIA, Sydney: A polar explorer who has famously retraced Douglas Mawson's Antarctic trek launches an ambitious new challenge - recreating Ernest Shackleton's perilous crossing of the Southern Ocean.
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Journey to Antarctica

Journey to Antarctica | Antarctica 2012 | Scoop.it
One month from today, a small team will set off from Elephant Island in a bid to recreate what Sir Edmund Hilary has called ‘the greatest survival journey of all time’ (RT @SefianiComms: 'Journey to Antarctica'- by @SoniaClarke about the upcoming ...
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