06/03/2012 12:14 pm ET

Polar Explorer Recounts Life On An Ice Cap

Dragging a sled over Arctic ice on a 55-day expedition to the North Pole in 2009, explorer John Huston missed guacamole, eggs Benedict and his family.

But back home in Evanston, when the phone's ringing or he's stuck in traffic, Huston misses the mental simplicity of an expedition.

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