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Resonance and Memory: The Essence of Landscape

D. Dominick Lombardi | Posted 12.19.2014 | Arts
D. Dominick Lombardi

The biggest change we are seeing today with the contemporary artist's approach to the landscape is how they relate this time-tested type to some sort of political statement, while other artists see it as a way to express the land's power and beauty.

Nick Visser

On The Front Lines Of Climate Change, Antarctica's Scientists And Penguins Fight For World's Attention | Nick Visser | Posted 05.13.2014 | Green

Last November, New Zealand outdoorsman Michael Armstrong was watching a cricket match in his local pub when he thought of penguins. A friend had told ...

Discovered in Antarctica: Robert Falcon Scott's "Highest Camp"

Adventure Collection | Posted 05.26.2013 | Travel
Adventure Collection

Coming across a few stones might not seem all that extraordinary when you're standing on Mount Erebus in Antarctica. But one volcanologist saw something in those stones that was a lot more: remnants of Robert Falcon Scott's "highest camp," set up during the 1912 Terra Nova Expedition.

Coldly Going Where No Woman Has Gone Before

AP | MICHAEL WARREN | Posted 03.24.2012 | World

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina — British adventurer Felicity Aston became the first woman to ski alone across Antarctica on Monday, hauling two sledges...