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Alone On The Ice

"Alone on Ice" is known as the greatest survival story in the history of exploration, the gripping account is told by award-winning writer and adventurer David Roberts. In 1913, Douglas Mawson, leader of the Australasian Antarctic Expedition, alone and near starvation, does a ninety-five-mile trek across Antarctic ice after the death of his companions and the loss of most of his provisions. Mawson defied the odds and cheated death, he battled hunger, insanity, and deadly crevasses, returning to basecamp almost a month later as a barely living skeleton. via

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WAVEGARDEN

Wavegarden is a man-made surfing lagoon built deep in Spain´s Basque Country. Wavegarden features a patented technology, a hydrodynamic "wave foil” that runs along the bottom of the lagoon to create a swell, generating perfectly formed tubing waves that run for more than 220 m without losing power or shape. Designed with minimal environmental impact and energy output, Wavegarden generates 120 waves per hour, promising continual enjoyment for those far from the coast...
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SIX SENSES YAO NOI | PHUKET THAILAND

Located on Yao Noi Island - Phuket, Thailand, Six Senses Yao Noi is a quiet and unique retreat, located far from the city it provides luxurious private accommodation, surrounded by nature and with a personal butler. Surrounded by natural vegetation and tropical landscapes, the accommodation at Six Senses Yao Noi offers views of the stunning Phang Nga Bay. Each villa includes an infinity pool with a terrace you can admire the breathtaking views surrounding you. ...
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POCKETSTRINGS | PORTABLE GUITAR PRACTICE TOOL

PocketStrings is a portable guitar practice tool that lets you take your guitar practice on the road. The ingenious device allows you to practice your chords without disturbing others, it is the perfect practice mate when you can´t take your guitar along with you. PocketStrings features real strings helping you build finger strength and calluses while practicing your favorite guitar jams. When you´re done, just slide it closed and slip it in your pocket. watch the ...
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