Sebastian Copeland

From Pole to Pole—The Longest Journey

Aired On: Feb 20, 2014

Sebastian Copeland discusses his most memorable trips — including attacks from polar bears, falling through the ice in the winter and shooting in freezing weather — and the fragile co-dependence between humans and the ice world.


Sebastian Copeland
Sebastian Copeland

Sebastian Copeland is an award winning explorer, photographer and author. He has traveled more than 8,000 kilometers on skis across the planet’s biggest ice sheets. With expeditions across the Arctic sea, Greenland and Antarctica, Copeland has reached both poles on foot and earned four world records in the process. Copeland’s photos have appeared…

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