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Hillary Leads Effort to Save Explorer Shackleton's Hut

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Hillary Leads Effort to Save Explorer Shackleton's Hut

Hillary Leads Effort to Save Explorer Shackleton's Hut

Hillary Leads Effort to Save Explorer Shackleton's Hut

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Famed explorer and mountaineer Sir Edmund Hillary is helping lead an effort by the World Monuments Fund to preserve an historic treasure: the hut in Antarctica used by the turn-of-the-century explorer Ernest Shackleton. Hillary speaks with NPR's Linda Wertheimer.