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Danger for breakfast

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Three robust adventurers who have turned man-v-nature into a nice little earner

BEAR GRYLLS

Real men drink elephant wee and eat live cockchafer grubs. At least this former SAS reservist does. Other things he has tucked into include yaks’ eyes, goats’ testicles and scorpions; all organic. Enjoy your dinner.

Watch him on: Discovery Channel

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RÜDIGER NEHBERG 

Trained as a pastry chef, but earned his bread journeying up jungle rivers and campaigned for indigenous peoples’ rights. The 78-year-old now wanders the Brazilian rainforest in regular trousers and a T-shirt.

Read his books: www.ruediger-nehberg.de

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LES STROUD

Is there anything this guy can’t do? He can tick off successful musician, filmmaker and survivalist. Now he doesn’t employ a film crew, instead shooting all footage himself. But he does always carry his harmonica.

Listen to him: “Wonderful Things”

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