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Ice Stories: Dispatches from Polar Scientists
Foodstores in Antarctica (Clip)
Date: December 15, 2008
Running Time: 00:02:49

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Peggy Malloy is THE person you want to be friends with if you are going out into the field with decent food. She is responsible for the field camp food stores. People who are out in the field need to be supplied with food. LOTS of food!
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