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Imperial Trans-Antarctic Expedition

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The Imperial Trans-Antarctic Expedition (1914–17), also known as the Endurance Expedition, .... This group, with 69 dogs, two motor sledges, and equipment "embodying everything that the ....

British Trans-Antarctica Expedition 1914-17, Endurance, Crew and ...

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Antarctica Facts. Polar Animals. Antarctic animals - South · Arctic animals - North .... An old Antarctic hand on his fourth trip south with the Endurance, Cheetham was ... He fell out with Shackleton after his pet cat "Mrs. Chippy" was ordered to be shot .... The glacier was discovered in the course of the U.S. Navy LC...

NOVA Online | Shackleton's Voyage of Endurance | Shackleton's ...

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Not until three men and most of their dogs had died, and the Ross Sea Party had ... as the Beardmore Glacier at 83º37', stowed in two sledge journeys in 1915 and 1916. ... By late February, men and animals were subsisting on a starvation diet, ... expedition on the other side of Antarctica, stranded for more than two years.

Sir Ernest Shackleton's Antarctic adventure - About WGBH

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For six weeks, the Endurance, which Shackleton had renamed after his family motto, ... The nearly 70 sled dogs on the ship became their companions and a source of ... was on the opposite coast, across treacherous glaciers and mountains.

Remembering Antarctica, 20 Years Later – National Geographic ...

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Dec 7, 2010 ... The 1990 International Trans-Antarctica Expedition, led by Will Steger, ... Otter charter plane that carried my six expedition team members and 40+ dogs. ... of this sea was strong enough to crush Shackleton's ship, the Endurance. ... Icebergs that broke off looked the size of actual glaciers, and the ice walls ...

Robert Falcon Scott & Roald Amundsen's Race to the South Pole 1911

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Once in Antarctica, they had more than eight months to refine their plans. ... Sixteen men would set out with ponies, dogs and motor sledges, and beyond the Beardmore Glacier they ... As their journey progressed, they also killed their animals. ... "Had we lived, I should have had a tale to tell of the hardihood, endurance, and ...

The Endurance - Shackleton - Google Search | Shackleton ...

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parabola-magazine: “ Shackleton's Antarctica, in color—New Fortuna glacier. .... Photograph of the dogs watching the half sunk ship, the Endurance. ...... sagacious animal of the pack [Shackleton expedition, 1914-1916] [picture] : [ Antarctica].

Shackleton's Legacy: Antarctic Exploration a Century After Endurance

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May 28, 2014 ... The Endurance was eventually crushed by the Antarctic's melting ice ... a 20 mile march across impassable mountains and glaciers to reach the ...

SwissEduc - Glaciers online - Glaciers of the World

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Oct 9, 2006 ... This section illustrates the ways humans live on glaciers, ranging from camping to large field stations. ... Here, a geologist's camp of the US Antarctic Program is set up on ... With the withdrawal of dogs from Antarctica under environmental ... This animal, outside Scott Base in McMurdo Sound was a member ...

How Plants and Animals Would Colonise an Ice-Free Antarctica

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Sep 16, 2015 ... Antarctica's ice sheets could totally collapse if the world's fossil fuels are burnt ... With ice-caps and glaciers receding already in the Peninsula region, ... The removal of non-native cats from Macquarie and Marion Islands has ...

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Shackleton - Ernest Shackleton and the Endurance ... - Cool Antarctica

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Ernest Shackleton and the Endurance expedition to Antarctica, into the pack ice. ... Antarctica Facts. Polar Animals. Antarctic animals - South · Arctic animals - .... of the Weddell Sea, the sinking ship, watched by the dogs, 1st November 1915. .... evening meal while the snow drifted down from the surface of the glacier and ...

The Big Melt: The Last Antarctic Explorers Are Seeking Answers ...

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Jan 7, 2016 ... They, plus packs of sled dogs and a ship's cat, set sail from Plymouth on .... The Endurance, photographed during the Imperial Trans-Antarctic Expedition, ..... But animal behavior here is already changing: Some creatures are now ... Scientists are noticing the glacier is starting to “lose its grip” on the ridge as ...

The Endurance - The New York Times

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It was July, midwinter in Antarctica, and the darkness of the long polar night had been upon ... Since December 1914, the Endurance had battled unusually heavy ice ... Day after day, one follows the downward spiral of these wretched, exhausted animals. .... Christened by Shackleton the Beardmore Glacier after one of the ...