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The balancing act: White Christmas

By From page A4 | January 13, 2014

For 74 tourists, scientists, researchers and crew members aboard the Russian ice-strenghtened ship Akademik Shokalskiy, it has been a White Christmas. It wasn’t supposed to be that way. It is the middle of summer in the Southern Hemisphere, but Mother Nature has said otherwise.

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