Few would think about swimming in Antarctica, but Sports Illustrated took its models there for its annual swimsuit issue -- shooting on all seven continents for the first time.
The around-the-globe effort will be chronicled by the Travel Channel in a special on Feb. 17. Sports Illustrated said Tuesday it's the first to do a fashion shoot in Antarctica, where temperatures were subfreezing.
Among the locations featured are Namibia, China, Australia and Easter Island, one of the most remote places on Earth.
Sports Illustrated will reveal its cover and cover model Monday on "Late Show with David Letterman," which marks the 6th year for the official unveiling.
The magazine hits newsstands Feb. 12.
-- Associated Press and Staff Reports