If you want to get the world’s attention, walking and skiing to the South Pole in record time before your 20th birthday might do the trick. That’s 19-year-old Parker Liautaud’s plan.
Liautaud will venture out on Nov. 23 on a 40-day expedition. His goal is to bring attention to climate change, an issue he has been passionate about since a young age.
Why am I reminded of the guy who went to live with bears because he was a bear-loving eco-warrior, and ended up being eaten by bears? This guy might well end up turned into a frozen corpse-sickle by “global warming.”