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Antarctica » Antarctica » Casey Station January 17th 2012

Heading north now to The Fauklands 17th January The day before yesterday was a blue day – perfect for photographs and we saw the most majestic scenery in bright sunlight. There were whales, penguins a plenty and seals to photography and most of the people on board spent the whole day outside. Needless to say there were sunburnt faces last night. No protection from pollution here. We cruised past two research stations down the passageways to Decepcion Island, the South Shetland Island, Half Moon and Livingstone Island. The sea is full of small icebergs that the ship is negotiating and gently pushing aside and avoiding the huge ones that look like white/blue palaces in fairytales. Photography does not do credit to what we are seeing but I’ve taken hundreds of images. Last night, being a clear ... read more

Antarctica » Antarctica » Casey Station January 14th 2012

Actually going to Palmer Station which is not on the list. Friday 13th January 2012 A quiet passage across from Patagonia (the southern area of south America) and we woke to calm waters and grey skies. We must have escaped the bad weather. Everyone is very excited on the ship about the prospect of seeing Antarctica later today. Its much colder now – below zero outside and everyone wrapped up even though they are still marching round the deck. Last night it was still light at 10.30pm and tonight it will be even later. We are now well inside Antarctic waters at 62 degrees south and 061 degrees west. We have been told to not allow light through our cabin windows so I expect the decks will be dark tonight. All to do with birds being ... read more

Antarctica » Antarctica » Casey Station December 8th 2010

(Chicago) Chicago Blackhawks star Patrick Kane (Note) can be out of the leg injury, he played in Sunday's parliamentary suffered three weeks earlier Calgary.The 22-year-old Kane won the 11 goals and 16 assist This season in Chicago after struggling the first two months, due to loss of salary cap limitations.Kane, who made riveting goal, many players in the champions Blackhawks' win the Stanley Cup Finals in June in Philadelphia, check injury , he by the Calgary 科里萨里奇 (Note). In the Blackhawks, who on Wednesday night, Dallas Stars, has no star forward Marian Hossa (Note), who suffered physical injury in practice last month lower. welcome to read more

Antarctica » Antarctica » Casey Station September 4th 1990

I will never get sick. I will never grow old. I will never die. ... read more

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