quarkexpeditions Quark Expeditions quarkexpeditions March 8, 2018

"I count myself incredibly privileged to be working in a time where women are not only accepted, but sometimes even operate as a majority of the expedition staff—this year we had 3 female Expedition Leaders in Antarctica. We stand in that position because of the women who pushed their way in and fought for the right to be included in polar exploration…” . . —Aven King, Expedition Guide, Naturalist & Astrophysicist . . Happy #InternationalWomensDay! Today we're celebrating trailblazing female polar explorers, in both the Arctic and Antarctica. Continue reading about them, link in bio. . . 📸: @acacia.johnson @prettywildsafaris @davidmerron #WomenofAntarctica #Pressforprogress #PolarWomen

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