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002_This Strange and Wonderful World– Richard Fagen_Race to the Pole

July 25th, 2009

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Monday 11:00 am


Carol Steckler interviews  Richard Fagen:

Episode #002 The Race to the Pole

Aired 1/19/2009

Robert Scott, and Englishman, and Raold Amundsen, a Norwegian each try to be the first to the South Pole.  Amundsen wins; Scott dies.

 
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009-This Strange and Wonderful World- Richard Fagen- People at the Bottom of the Earth

July 25th, 2009

This Strange and Wonderful World with Richard Fagen

Monday 11:00 am


Carol Steckler interviews  Richard Fagen:

Episode #009  The People at the Bottom of the Earth

Aired 5/18/2009

Charles Darwin and the natives of Tierra del Fuego.

 
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008_This Strange and Wonderful World- Fagen- Antarctic Cuisine

July 18th, 2009

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Monday 11:00 am


Carol Steckler interviews  Richard Fagen:

Episode #008  Antarctic Cuisine

Aired 5/4/2009

Eating to stay alive in a very cold and windy place.

 
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006_This Strange and Wonderful World- Fagen- Before Point and Shoot

July 18th, 2009

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Carol Steckler interviews Richard Fagen

Episode #006 Before Point and Shoot

Aired 4/6/2009

Photography in Antarctica at the beginning of the 20th Century.

 
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004_This Strange and Wonderful World- Fagen-In Search of an Egg

July 18th, 2009

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Carol Steckler interviews Richard Fagen

Episode #004 In Search of an Egg

Aired 2/16/2009

Three of Captain Robert Scott’s men make a winter trip in Antarctic to secure fertilized  eggs  of the Emperor Penguins.  Miraculously, they survive.

 
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011_This Strange and Wonderful World- Fagen-Diving 102

July 18th, 2009

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Carol Steckler interviews Richard Fagen

Episode #011 Diving 102

Aired 6/15/2009

Mammals, including humans, hold their breath to dive to astounding depths.

 
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010_This Strange and Wonderful World- Fagen- Diving 101

July 18th, 2009

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Carol Steckler interviews Richard Fagen

Episode #010 Diving 101

Aired 6/1/2009

A brief history of humankind’s attempt to get under the surface of the sea.

 
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003_This Strange and Wonderful World-Fagen-Early Antarctic Exploration-Shackelton

July 18th, 2009

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Carol Steckler interviews Richard Fagen

Episode #003 Early Antarctic Exploration–Shackelton

Aired 2/2/2009

Sir Ernest Shackleton’s ship is trapped in Antarctic ice and wrecked.                              Shackleton brings all Shackelton brings all his men safely home.

 
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007_This Strange and Wonderful World-Fagen-Crossing Antarctic

July 12th, 2009

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Monday 11:00 am


Carol Steckler interviews  Richard Fagen:

Episode #007 Crossing Antarctic

Aired 4/20/2009

The first successful attempt to start on one side, go to the pole, and come out on the other side

 
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001_This Strange and Wonderful World-Fagen-Antarctica

April 6th, 2009

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Time: Mondays 11:00Carol Steckler interviews Richard Fagen.

Episode #001 Antarctica

Aired 1/5/09

Descriptions of the geography, climate, and animal and bird life of the continent.

 
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