Archive for April, 2012

Two and a Half Men in Pictures

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April 24th, 2012 | Two and a Half Men | Read More

The team reaches the North Pole!

There was more open water and tough going today, but nothing that could stop the Two and a Half Men team from reaching the North Pole! The team did a bit of celebrating and appreciated the relative warmth of the tent as they enjoyed their spot at the top of the world. Stay tuned for more updates. Listen...
April 18th, 2012 | Two and a Half Men | Read More

Shifting winds & open leads delay Wednesday’s pole plans

The team’s pole plans ran into a snag Wednesday when they encountered shifting winds and huge open water leads that delayed their progress. However, they’re confident tomorrow will be the day! Listen to the latest audio dispatch below! Doug, Peter & Hully: Frank:
April 17th, 2012 | Two and a Half Men | Read More

Shooting for the pole tomorrow, after a big day today

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April 17th, 2012 | Two and a Half Men | Read More

Over halfway to the North Pole!

The team made over 11 miles of progress today, crossing leads in whiteout conditions on both skis and feet as they passed the halfway mark to the pole. Listen to the latest audio dispatch below!
April 15th, 2012 | Two and a Half Men | Read More

Cold weather, but good spirits

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April 14th, 2012 | Two and a Half Men | Read More

First full day toward the pole

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April 13th, 2012 | Two and a Half Men | Read More

First day on the ice

The team started their first day on the ice today! They flew from Longyearbyen to Ice Station Barneo, about 25 miles the North Pole. They were able to begin skiing right away, even though it was 11pm, since the arctic gets so much sunlight this time of year. Listen to the latest audio dispatch below!
April 12th, 2012 | Two and a Half Men | Read More

One expedition ends, and another begins

Yet another expedition is about to start. Parker and I arrived at the Geographic North Pole April 10 2012 2:56PM (GMT+1) All sleds are loaded on the Antonov 74 and we are ready to depart for Ice Station Barneo – and after that, the starting point for our expedition. Listen to our audio dispatch:...
April 12th, 2012 | Two and a Half Men | Read More

Getting ready to board the last couple of flights!

April 11th, 2012 | Two and a Half Men | Read More