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History's heroines

Chronicles of Badass Women

The Inuit Woman Who Survived the Arctic Alone

Except for the polar bears, a corpse, and a small house cat named Vic, Ada Blackjack found herself alone on Wrangel Island in late June 1923. Nearly two years had passed since a schooner dropped her off with four young white explorers who intended to claim the Arctic isle for the British.

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A Conversation with Kris Tompkins

Kris Tompkins’s 10-Million-Acre Life

She worked tirelessly with her husband to conserve one of the last wild places on earth. Since his tragic death, she's worked even harder.

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