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Antarctica / Environment #336601

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Dec 25, 1991
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(Studio: Harry Smith) Report introduced.

(Ross Island, Antarctica: Jerry Bowen) Efforts to stop the trashing of the environment of Antarctica examined; scenes shown of scientific research at the South Pole and McMurdo, Antarctica. [Woods Hole Institution Brian HOWES, Greenpeace Keith SWENSON, National Science Foundation Art BROWN - comment.] Staging huts of the early explorers, freeze-dried for posterity, shown. Cleanup effort in McMurdo detailed; scenes shown. [Research diver Hunter LENIHAN - says underwater life is dying.]

Bowen, Jerry;
Smith, Harry

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