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Latest Børge Ousland Stories

2009-09-14 08:13:00

LONDON, September 14 /PRNewswire/ -- - With Photo South African, Mike Horn, is acknowledged as one of the world's greatest modern adventurer-explorers.

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2006-05-04 08:05:00

Nearly 100 years after explorers first reached the North and South Poles, Norwegian Boerge Ousland believes he too has etched his name into polar exploration's Hall of Fame.

2005-12-28 09:55:00

An Austrian explorer and his team have reached the South Pole unsupported in a record 33 days, he said on Wednesday.


Word of the Day
gammon
  • To play, gamble.
  • To impose upon; delude; trick; humbug; also, to joke; chaff.
  • A deceitful game or trick; trickery; humbug; nonsense.
The word 'gammon' in the sense of 'joke, trick' may come from 'backgammon'.
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