You come to realize after a few days in the Arctic that it is not the world playing tricks on you, but rather your own perceptions of what is true that deceive you. It turns out that when you stand[…..]
We spent the last five days trying, and failing, to descend southward through the Hindlopen Strait between Spitsbergen and Gustav Adolf Island. Following Saturday’s harrowing escape from becoming one with the bears or the ice in Murehenson fjord – we[…..]
Video by Matt Wainwright.
“Bring only your passport and dress extremely warmly. The helicopter will arrive in 40 minutes.” Before it was announced, I had already prepared my things to abandon ship. Danger was not retreating against the running clock, and the highly skilled[…..]
Interviewed are David Buckland, Mikhail Durnenkov and Joy Guillemot Video by Matt Wainwright