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2013-08-02 04:20:12

It's a rare glimpse of the South Sandwich Islands, the place James Cook called "the most horrible coast on Earth doomed by nature to never see the warmth of a sunray." NEW YORK, Aug. 2, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- "Beyond the Known World" is a short film by Hansjoerg During that documents his expedition to the remote South Sandwich Islands, an archipelago of 11 active volcanic islands lost in the Furious Fifties of the southern Atlantic Ocean. Few researchers have studied these remote...