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Destination: The South Pole

A group of researchers returns from the first trek across Antarctica to the South Pole in 45 years. NPR's Richard Harris reports.

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Award-winning journalist Richard Harris has reported on a wide range of topics in science, medicine and the environment since he joined NPR in 1986. In early 2014, his focus shifted from an emphasis on climate change and the environment to biomedical research.