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“Man vs. Wild� Host Injured, Rescued in Antarctica

http://www.google.com/hostednews/ap/article/ALeqM5jOATGZ_jGy00sT45PbDi1AycEt6AD94TTMA00Discovery Channel “Man vs. Wild� star Bear Grylls injured his shoulder Friday during an expedition in Antarctica to raise money for a charity, CNN said.

The 34-year-old was airlifted to the United Kingdom after the “life-threatening� fall that broke his shoulder, the Mail, a British newspaper, said.

Bear aimed to promote alternative energy and bioethanol during the expedition, while also raising money for the international children’s charity Global Angels, the Mail said.

He had planned with his four teammates to clime and name a 9,000 foot mountain peak if the trip was successful, the newspaper said.

According to the Mail, Bear is determined to go back to Antarctica.

The adventurer is a former British Special Forces member. He newly published a book on survival skills, “Man vs. Wild: Survival Techniques for the Most Dangerous Places on Earth,� The Associate Press said.