Thomas "Tom" Crean was an Irish seaman and Antarctic explorer from
Annascaul in County ... After Endurance became beset in the pack ice and sank,
Crean and the .... the heavily crevassed B...
During the last glacial period, Antarctic terrestrial and marine life was challenged
..... (MIS), and gray bars mark glacial MIS (ages of MIS boundaries according to.
... Chile, on 23 November to the marathon location at Union Glacier, Antarctica. ...
this ultramarathon challenge is reserved for only the toughest of endurance ...
Mar 26, 2002 ... Early explorers skimmed the boundaries of Antarctica in daring sea ... Their goal:
to trek with the aid of ponies to the South Pole along the Great Beardmore Glacier
. ... Sir Ernest Shackleton set the bar higher: He would attempt the first ... on the
site for the NOVA program Shackleton's Voyage of Endurance.
Many of the Endurance South Pole 100 expedition knew Henry and one member
had served in the Army with ..... Monday 7th December – Endurance 100 Blog –
Union Glacier, Antarctica .... The ice is all gone bar streams of very small floes.
The greatest leader that ever came on God's earth, bar none." ... Shackleton
formed the Trans-Antarctic Expedition in 1914, and his ship, Endurance, left ....
Cape Belsham, Point Lookout, Endurance Glacier (Elephant Island), ...
Shackleton felt that the first crossing of the Antarctic Continent, from sea to sea
via ... the arrival of the Trans-continental party at the top of the Beardmore Glacier
. ... The ENDURANCE would be used to transport the Trans-continental party to
the .... He only suffered from some bad bruises but the thick iron bar fared worse..
We set out on Antarctic Endurance 2016 to stand on the shoulders of ..... buckets
behind the BAS bar – we were taken to the galley where a chunk of glacial ice ...
Jan 26, 2016 ... His first expedition to the Antarctic had been mounted in 2008 to mark the ... from
the Bay of Whales up the Axel Heiberg Glacier to the South Pole. ... For his third
and most recent Antarctic voyage, which he dubbed the Endurance ... after biting
into a frozen energy bar; on another he was trapped in his tent ...
Dec 18, 2015 ... A century after Shackleton's 'Endurance' sank, mountaineer Rebecca ... outrage
by resuming Antarctic whaling · East Antarctica's biggest glacier 'is ... many as "
the greatest leader that ever came on God's Earth, bar none".