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  • An Upcoming Project

    An Upcoming Project

    Last summer interns worked to put in a new railing along the east-facing deck of the center, and progress will resume on the project this coming week. A row of currant bushes that grows up against the glass and granite [...]
  • Crossing Antarctica

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    Crossing Antarctica 2010 Reprinting NOW! available. In March 1990, Will Steger completed what no man had ever before attempted: the crossing of Antarctica on foot. Lured by the challenge and the beauty of Earth's last [...]
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  • 1986 North Pole

    On March 7, 1986, the Steger International Polar Expedition, made up of seven men and one woman, set out by dogsled to reach the North Pole. In a deliberate throwback to the early explorers, the sought to complete the [...]
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    Sundial Donates and Installs PV System at Will Steger’s Homestead

    Famous polar explorer and life-long educator Will Steger spends much of his time these days building a legacy outside Ely, Minnesota. “For the past 19 years I’ve been working on this education center,” Will says as he [...]

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