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2012-03-15 07:05:00

TRAVERSE CITY, Mich., March 15, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Bouvetoya Island, which lies in the middle of the Southern Ocean, has been visited by less than 100 people since its discovery, and its 780-meter (2,500-foot) ice-capped volcanic peak had never been conquered by any human being. The expedition team had not only successfully climbed this last unknown remote place on earth, but also planted a capsule on top of it, with strong environmental messages collected from hundreds of people worldwide...