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Cool runnings: Annapolis explorer sets sail for Greenland

Cool runnings: Annapolis explorer sets sail for Greenland

A day after Hermione left Annapolis for Baltimore, another sailing adventure was set to begin. Matt Rutherford — the local resident already in the record books for a solo circumnavigation the Americas — was scheduled to leave today with Nicole Trenholm on a 100-day, 8,000-mile journey to the Arctic waters of Baffin Bay to gather climate change data. "It is the second-most dangerous trip I have taken," said Rutherford, who is in "Guinness World Records" for his 309-day solo circumnavigation in 2012. Since then, he and Trenholm have spent weeks collecting microplastic pollution data in the Atlantic's Sargasso Sea in 2013 and crossing the Pacific from...

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