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Russian Ship Clears Ice Field in Antarctica

A complex international operation to free a Russian ship trapped in Antarctica ended Wednesday when the vessel cleared the ice field.

January 8, 2014
8:30 AM EST
Two penguins play in front of the trapped Russian vessel MV Akademik Shokalskiy off the Antarctic, Jan. 2. | Zhang Jiansong/Xinhua Press/Corbis