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Space Shuttle Grounded: Will America Lose Its Spirit for Adventure?

Space Shuttle Grounded: Will America Lose Its Spirit for Adventure?

Candice Gaukel Andrews July 19, 2011 8

“STS-135: the Final Mission.” Sounds like the title of a new Star Trek film, doesn’t it? In reality, it’s the phrase denoting the end of our nation’s space shuttle program. When Atlantis lifted off

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The Open End of Adventure

The Open End of Adventure

Candice Gaukel Andrews March 15, 2011 3

When Amelia Earhart and her navigator, Fred Noonan, stepped into her twin-engine plane in Miami on June 1, 1937, they were embarking on an adventure of a grand sort. The two hoped to fly

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Eating Goose Eggs and Other Culinary Adventures

Eating Goose Eggs and Other Culinary Adventures

Candice Gaukel Andrews December 13, 2010 6

The statistics regarding a worldwide climate trend toward global warming and the resultant loss of biodiversity are alarming—and attention getting, to say the least. Most of us have heard the often-quoted statement that the

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Adventure on the Cruise Ship “Splendor”—Really?

Adventure on the Cruise Ship “Splendor”—Really?

Candice Gaukel Andrews November 15, 2010 9

When the Carnival cruise ship Splendor was towed into the San Diego Harbor late last week after being stranded off the coast of Mexico by an engine fire, many news reporters and bloggers commented

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Coming Feb. 2011: Sea Kayaking Antarctica

Coming Feb. 2011: Sea Kayaking Antarctica

Megan Koelemay October 27, 2009 4

EC returns in February 2011 to one of the most untamed and animal-rich locales on earth: Antartica! This intrepid sea kayaking expedition takes you away from civilization for an experience like no other.

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Our New Iceland Trip Ranked in Top 25 by National Geographic Adventure!

Our New Iceland Trip Ranked in Top 25 by National Geographic Adventure!

Megan Koelemay October 21, 2009 0

Our new Iceland/Hornstrandir Nature Preserve kayaking voyage has been ranked as one of the Top 25 Best New Trips in the World by National Geographic Adventure!

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