Clean Getaway?: Antarctica Tourism Snowballs, but Is It Helping or Harming “the Last Place on Earth?”

Posted on December 22, 2010 • Filed under: Antartica, TRAVEL

On December 7, 2010, the cruise ship Clelia II had begun the final crossing of its weeklong Antarctic cruise. What remained of the journey was the notoriously dangerous Drake Passage between Antarctica and South America. And that day the ship was hit by a massive wave that shattered one of its bridge windows and damaged the Clelia’snavigational equipment. Read Article

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