Monday, February 5, 2018

Amateur Radio Expedition to Remote Southern Ocean Island Aborted Due to Weather, Engine Trouble

A group of amateur radio operators’ month-long expedition to Bouvet Island, one of the most remote and sought-after locations on earth among hams, has been aborted due to weather and after...

February 5, 2018
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Sunday, February 17, 2013
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Rugged Adventurers Retrace Shackleton’s Epic Southern Ocean Voyage [IMAGES]

In January 1915, Antarctic explorer Ernest Shackleton and his crew aboard the Endurance became trapped in Antarctic ice while attempting a daring Trans-Antarctic expedition. For the next year and a half,...

February 17, 2013
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Friday, December 30, 2011

Sea Shepherd Vessel Severely Damaged and in Distress

I admit that car racing, whether NASCAR or Formula 1 is a very technical and demanding sport, I mostly watched only to see the wrecks that occurred during a race....

December 30, 2011
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Sunday, December 18, 2011
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Icebreaker Dispatched for Southern Ocean Rescue In Antarctic Ice

Crew on board the Russian vessel Sparta have requested more equipment to help repair damage to the boat’s hull while rescue efforts are hampered by icy conditions in the southern ocean. Sparta issued...

December 18, 2011
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Sunday, February 3, 2008

Whaling – Graphic Images

The following images were taken by the Australian Customs Service in their mission to end Japanese whaling of the Souther Ocean. Japanese Whaling Ship Yushin Maru Australian Customs Ship Ocean...

February 3, 2008
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Tuesday, January 15, 2008

Activists Held Hostage By Whalers

In breaking news from the Antarctic Japanese whalers have taken two activists hostage after they boarded the whaling ship Yushin Maru. The BBC tells us; The Sea Shepherd campaign group...

January 15, 2008
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