Ant atoll several miles from the main island of Pohnpei. Sometimes someone stays there, but it is uninhabited much of the time. We're going to try to take a camping trip there just the two of us this year. We'll see if I can get the guts.
The Chuuk (or Truk) Lagoon is a large atoll north of New Guinea, it is also the biggest ship graveyard in the world. Back in February of 1944, the U.S. Navy launched an attack on the Imperial Japanese Army called Operation Hailstone. By the end of it, thousands of soldiers on both sides were dead, their corpses forever entombed at the bottom of the Pacific. And there they still are- ships, tanks, and bodies, left untouched, just as they were nearly 70 years ago.
The 27th installment of Survivor paired previous players with their relatives. Before the cast was finally determined, the following former Survivors were considered. Survivor: Redemption Island contestant Ashley Underwood, who couldn't compete due to both her partner and her back-up partner being unable to play. Former Survivor: Palau winner, Tom Westman, was asked but declined.