British Woman Becomes the First Person to Ski Across Antarctica Alone


If the winter weather is getting to you, imagine how British skier Felicity Aston must have felt. She just returned today from a solo ski expedition across Antarctica. She is the first woman—and first human—to complete such a journey alone. The trip took her 59 days, during which she was powered only by her own… » 1/23/12 9:45pm 1/23/12 9:45pm

Pen Pal

A man has been banned from carrying felt tip pens after writing comments about women in bathrooms and showing women rude words and images he drew on his newspaper while riding the bus. [The Guardian] » 1/02/09 12:40pm 1/02/09 12:40pm