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What's It Take To Be A Polar Explorer?

Jul 27, 2013 (Weekend Edition Saturday)

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From the TED Radio Hour, polar explorer Ben Saunders on what pushes adventurers like him to brink of human endurance. In 2004, Saunders became the third man — and the most recent — to ski solo to the North Pole.

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