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Ernest Shackleton - Wikipedia


Sir Ernest Henry Shackleton CVO OBE FRGS was a polar explorer who led three British ... Disaster struck this expedition when its ship, Endurance, became trapped in ... In 1921, he returned to the An...

Sir Ernest Shackleton's Antarctic adventure - About WGBH


Black and white archive image of Endurance in ice alignment spacer ... Sir Ernest Shackleton, leader of the British Imperial Trans-Antarctic Expedition, set sail ... they were confined to the boats, sitting in icy water, shivering in each other's arms . ... station was on the opposite coast, across treacherous glaciers and mountains ...

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

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Ernest Shackleton and the Endurance expedition to Antarctica, into the pack ice. ... Shackleton ordered the boats, gear, provisions and sledges lowered onto the ... evening meal while the snow drifted down from the surface of the glacier and ...

The Endurance Expedition - Sir Ernest Shackleton - Tom Crean


The Imperial Trans-Antarctic Expedition 1914 – 1917 ... lay supply depots across the Ross Ice Shelf all the way to the foot of the Beardmore Glacier. ... After the first day of the march the boats had been hauled the paltry distance of one mile.

Polar Soils Blog: Shackleton's Endurance


Jan 3, 2015 ... They traveled to the Antarctica not on airplanes, but on ships sailing ... They had to walk across the island, which was covered with glaciers and ...

The Endurance: Shackleton's Legendary Antarctic Expedition ...


The Endurance: Shackleton's Legendary Antarctic Expedition [Caroline ... Shackleton and his crew of 27 set out to sea on his boat Endurance on August 8th, ...

Antarctic Explorers: Ernest Shackleton - South-Pole.com


Shackleton felt that the first crossing of the Antarctic Continent, from sea to sea ... 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 ice disintegrated to the point where they were forced into the boats on April 9 .

Ernest Shackleton's Endurance: The quest to find the lost ship that ...


Jan 5, 2013 ... Ernest Shackleton set off in 1914 on his Imperial Trans-Antarctic ... His ambitious plan failed when their ship Endurance got caught up in the polar ice .... So he set sail from Elephant Island with five men in a 23ft boat, the James Caird, ... hike across mountains and glaciers to reach a remote whaling station.

Cryospheric Sciences | Image of The Week – 100 years of Endurance!


Aug 26, 2016 ... on the ship Endurance, as part of the Imperial Trans-Antarctic Expedition. ... leaving the crew with food supplies and three small whaling boats to continue .... snow drifts, beautiful mountain glaciers or the vast polar ice sheets.

Cryospheric Sciences | 2016 August


Aug 26, 2016 ... on the ship Endurance, as part of the Imperial Trans-Antarctic Expedition. ... leaving the crew with food supplies and three small whaling boats to continue .... Location of Chhota Shigri Glacier taken from Wagon et al., 2007.