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Tom Crean (explorer) - Wikipedia


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...

Endurance of Antarctic Fauna in Glacial Periods - JStor


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.

Antarctic Ice Marathon


... Chile, on 23 November to the marathon location at Union Glacier, Antarctica. ... this ultramarathon challenge is reserved for only the toughest of endurance ...

NOVA - Official Website | Quest for the South Pole - PBS


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.

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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.

Shackleton's expedition, Endurance, Antarctica - Google Earth ...


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), ...

Antarctic Explorers: Ernest Shackleton - South-Pole.com


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.. it ...

Antarctic Endurance 2016 – Inspire – Celebrate – Educate


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 ...

Henry Worsley: Soldier and adventurer who followed in the footsteps ...


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 ...

Antarctica cruise: Explorer Rebecca Stephens follows Shackleton's ...


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".

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'My journey is at an end. I've run out of time and endurance': The last


Jan 25, 2016 ... Henry Worsley had abandoned the history-making Antarctic trek on Friday .... biting on a frozen energy bar and was trapped in his tent for two days by a ... 'I must now do over 16 nautical miles per day until I reach the glacier.

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


Ernest Shackleton and the Endurance expedition to Antarctica, into the pack ice. ... Men with heavy improvised ice chisels and iron bars breaking the ice up near .... evening meal while the snow drifted down from the surface of the glacier and ...

Antarctic cruise: Sailing in the wake of Shackleton - Telegraph


Sep 26, 2015 ... In Antarctica, Juliet Rix sets out on a voyage to commemorate the centenary of ... Standing by a glacial waterfall that braids into streams across the ... In early 1915, Shackleton's ship, the Endurance, was trapped and ... In our cosy ship's bar, we gathered after dinner for one of many talks and entertainments...