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Tagged With: Explorers Club

What An Amazing Membership Card …

STUDIO AND EXPEDITION ARTIST DANIELLE EUBANK made it in 2014, sailing on the barquentine tall ship, „The Antigua“ (seen in the background of the card), to Svalbard in the Arctic. When asked about the image, Danielle wrote: „I captured this photograph in Raudfjorden, Svalbard. I waded into the water and the walrus came over to … Weiterlesen »

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ADVENTURE They Swim Across The Pacific …

CAN YOU IMAGINE? NO, NOBODY CAN – a group of He-Men, not one a professional or Olympic swimmer, accompanied by a vessel, crossing the mightiest ocean, in the water, by muscle power alone! The boss of the team, Ben Lecomte, is (unbelievable!) a lawyer, who swam the Atlantic and the Panama Canal already. During those … Weiterlesen »

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WILDLIFE The Most Deadly National Park!

IN NORTHEASTERN INDIA, IN ASSAM! It’s called KAZIRANGA and naturally you can’t find any information about the deadly dangers lurking in this tiger, elephant and buffalo N. P. Informations would scare tourists away and the authorities depend on as many visitors as possible. I found the information in the monthly bulletin of the „Explorers Club“ … Weiterlesen »

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ANIMALS Hunting The Seadragon …

FIRST, THERE WAS AN UNEXPECTED DISCOVERY along the southern coast of Australia: A new form of a species, not seen for 150 years!!! A „Ruby Seadragon“ or Phyllopteryx deweysea, a Syngnathidae, belonging to the Seahorse family. A blood-red monster-like animal, which obviously sprang from the phantasy of  a Hollywood designer, specialized on horror. A creature … Weiterlesen »

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EXPLORATION Antarctica – A Billionaire’s Hobby

ANVENTURING BILLIONAIRES ARE RARE, real ones. There are a few, mainly flying high and ballooning (like Richard Branson). Most of them finance expedition, insist on being called „participants“ and later pinning the success (if there is one) on their lapel. Not so Frederik D. A. Paulsen, one of the most amazing rich man (estimated at … Weiterlesen »

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EXPLORERS Look Who’s Doing What Where …

HUNDREDS OF ENERGETIC WOMEN AND MEN are working in the field – and under the sea. From the North Pole to the Australian deserts. For example: In this moment (late summer of 2015) these 21 researchers risk their life, their health and a lot of time and money, to explore Mother Earth a little bit … Weiterlesen »

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OH, WHAT A SHAME! The Horror at Mt. Everest

WHEN TWO GREATS MEET – Mt. Everest, the highest mountain with 8848 m, and the Italian Reinhold Messner, the first to summit all 14 Himalaya peaks with more than 8000 m. Jim Clash of the „Explorers Club Magazine“ met the living legend and asked him: „What is your take on the commercialization of climbing on … Weiterlesen »

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INTERNET The News To Use … (No. 22)

I first read about it in the publication of and for the Toughs – the „Explorers Club Magazine“. They need this information urgently (that’s why one of the members installed it). But I think some of you are adventureous enough to store the information. Arthur w. Ruff put it together and called it „A computerized Identification … Weiterlesen »

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