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18 October 2009
An Amazing Escape! (One Lucky Penguin!)
My two favourite animals are inhabitants of opposite poles. Ursus Maritimas. Polar Bears. They will eat you if you’re not careful, but they are truly majestic creatures. When I travelled through the High Arctic in August 2007, I saw three. The best was the second encounter on an ice flow in North Baffin Bay. It was spitting snow and quite cold, but sitting in our Zodiac, we were oblivious to …