| Jul 19, 2011
| 8:29 AM
Universal Studios has revealed a theme for one of its haunted houses for its annual Halloween Horror Nights event. It will be tied to "The Thing," a film distributed by Universal Pictures set to open Oct. 14. It's a prequel to the 1982 John Carpenter film...
| Mar 29, 2011
You might have heard the hole in the ozone is closing. Time Magazine mentioned it. That'd be big news... if it were true.
Back in the 80s, Scientists discovered a hole in the ozone layer 10 miles up over Antarctica. They figured out one big cause was...
| Jan 4, 2011
| 8:02 PM
MARSHFIELD, Mo. -- A high school student is on a trip of a lifetime, but not to where you might expect. Taylor Barth left Christmas morning for a place that only a few people have braved to go: Antarctica.
Almost 98 percent of it is covered by ice,...
| Jan 11, 2011
| 10:35 AM
ANARCTICA -- A Marshfield High School student got the trip of a lifetime. Taylor Barth is traveling to Antarctica with 60 other students from around the world. He called KY3 News from a glacier to talk about his adventure.
"Right now we just stepped...
| Jan 20, 2011
| 3:57 PM
Daniel Claude Carmichael, Jr. was born in Marion County, South Carolina on March 2, 1922. He passed peacefully with his family by his side on January 16, 2011, in Pasadena, California, after a long battle with Alzheimer’s. The second of seven...
| Jan 24, 2011
| 2:15 AM
MARSHFIELD, Mo -- A Marshfield High School student is back home after a two-week long trip to Antarctica. Taylor Barth had a little rough patch when he got back. He wasn't able to go back to school because he was sick. Once he healed, however, he...
| Feb 11, 2011
| 7:44 AM
A chain e-mail is going around once again that has many people in West Michigan asking FOX 17 Weather if the photos in it are real.
Last winter, photos started circulating on the Internet claiming giant icebergs with amazing striped patterns are...
| Feb 15, 2011
| 8:08 PM
ABOARD THE ALASKA EAGLE, off South Georgia Island — With 30 knots of wind behind us, Alaska Eagle was flying along at 11 knots. Suddenly we found ourselves in fog with 200 feet of visibility.
"Up for ice!" Peter called from the mast.
As we quickly...
| Feb 23, 2011
| 7:10 PM
ABOARD THE ALASKA EAGLE, anchored at South Georgia Island — We've spent the last week exploring the southern half of this extraordinary sub-Antarctic island.
Our days have consisted of sailing to a new anchorage in the mornings and going ashore in...
| Nov 3, 2010
| 3:32 PM
"Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things that you didn't do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines. Sail away from the safe harbor. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream. Discover."
So goes one of...
| Dec 8, 2010
| 3:53 PM
Chris Seigler had already visited every continent on the planet except Antarctica, and the Independence resident was on his way home from the icy land when the ship he was on ran into some of the most impressive waves you are ever likely to see.
| Dec 9, 2010
| 12:21 PM
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