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Once Frozen in Time, Artifacts Now Rotting: Historic Huts Used in Early Expeditions Decay As Continent's Climate Changes
By Story By William Mullen, Chicago Tribune Jul. 2--CAPE EVANS, Antarctica -- The dark, silent interiors of the three wooden huts are still pungent from the smoke of seal-blubber fires that once warmed men now long dead.
Word of the Day
- Having a loud voice; vociferous; clamorous.
- Of grand or imposing sound.
The word 'megalophonous' comes from Greek roots meaning 'big' and 'sound'.