In The News

National Geographic Blog about our trip
Olivia Rees, youth co-founder of One More Generation, interviewed us for this blog post. 

Cornell Enterprise profile of Larry
Cornell's MBA school magazine did a short profile piece on Larry and our trip.  Published late December, 2014. 

National Travel Radio Network interview of Larry
Brian "Hurricane" Smith interviewed Larry shortly after the end of our trip.  It aired on September 21, 2014

Meeting Mother Earth
Story about our trip in our local St. Louis Park magazine.  Includes a letter we wrote at the end.  July 1, 2014

Our Picky Eater and Climate Change: Part Two
A follow-up post Lauri did on the ClimateMama site, June 11, 2014

Climate Change's Ominous Secret
Commentary written by Larry on (environmental science and conservation news site), May 21, 2014

Two kids, one year, from the Amazon to the Arctic: the environmental adventure of a lifetime
Interview with Jeremy Hance of Mongabay, January 19, 2014

St. Louis Park Family Takes Kids on 14-Country, Yearlong Adventure
St. Louis Park Patch story, December 26, 2013

St. Louis Park family makes the world a classroom
Kare11 NBC news story, December 24, 2013

A trek into biodiverse Manu Rainforest
Fourth and last in a series of articles written by Larry for Peru This Week.
November 19, 2013

Lake Titicaca: Floating Islands and an Energy Lesson
Third in a series of articles written by Larry for Peru This Week
November 5, 2013

Arequipa: Sun, More Sun, and an Earthquake
Second in a series of articles written by Larry for Peru This Week
October 22, 2013

Climate Change in the Cloud Forest, by Larry
Impacts of climate change on the Monteverde cloud forest in Costa Rica
October 8, 2013 - The Tico Times (Costa Rica English language newspaper)
October 10, 2013 - (environmental science and conservation news site)

Follow the Krafts on their Peruvian adventure!
First in a series of articles written by Larry for Peru This Week, a news portal designed to be the world’s window on Peru. October 8, 2013

Our Picky Eater and Climate Change
A guest post for Lauri on the ClimateMama site, October 1, 2013

Global trekking, classroom adventures -- a Minnesota family's story
Star Tribune,  September 14, 2013

St. Louis Park family’s trip around the world to last a year
Sun Sailor, August 14, 2013

Video about zoo closing in San Jose, Costa Rica 
(we appear at the beginning and end)
GlobalPost, August 2013


  1. Replies
    1. I miss you too!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

  2. Larry,
    Hope to catch up when you eventually hit Sydney.
    Good luck and safe "tripping".
    David S


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