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Elephant Island - Wikipedia


Elephant Island is an ice-covered mountainous island off the coast of Antarctica in the outer ... The Endurance Glacier is the main discharge glacier. Due to slow recoveries and illegal whaling by S...

Antarctic Sea Ice Has Not Shrunk In 100 Years | Climate Depot


Nov 24, 2016 ... Antarctic sea ice had barely changed from where it was 100 years ago, ... identical to when the Terra Nova and Endurance sailed to the continent in the .... Pine Island Glacier, which drains into the Amundsen Sea in West Antarctica, ...... according to a report to the Commerce Department yesterday from ...

Exploration: Antarctic | National Snow and Ice Data Center


Exploration: Antarctic. ... the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration/ Department of Commerce ... The Endurance wrecked and crushed by the ice. ... Shackleton's ship, the Endurance, sailed into the Weddell Sea in 1914 with a ... All About Glaciers · All About Snow · All About Sea Ice · Arctic Climatolog...

Endurance: A glorious Antarctic failure - Australian Geographic


Jan 22, 2015 ... Endurance: A glorious Antarctic failure. ... in mid January 1915 a suitable landing site was found at Glacier Bay on the coast of Coats Land.

Cryospheric Sciences | Antarctica


Figure 1: a) Ice core drill being lowered into the ice on Pine Island Glacier [Credit: .... and Palaeoclimate group at the British Antarctic Survey and with the Department of .... The two insets focus on Dome C and Dome F, two areas highly likely to store .... Shakleton's Endurance finally sinks to the bottom of the Weddell sea in ...

Antarctic Logistics & Expeditions: Home


ANI pioneered private flights to Antarctica in 1985. We specialize in guided climbs, ski expeditions & other adventures in the interior of Antarctica. ... and remote southern Ellsworth Mountains, on the broad expanse of Union Glacier. ... ALE's meteorological department operates 7 days a week, preparing forecasts for ALE's ...

antarctic adventure - About WGBH


aboard the Endurance, it is said that Shackleton posted the following notice:“Men .... and crevassed glaciers on foot across South Georgia Island to a whaling station. ..... The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) recommends that a 2,200- .

1915 Antarctic 'Endurance' Expedition Photos - Business Insider


Jun 14, 2012 ... These Unreal Photos From Shackleton's 1915 Antarctic Expedition Are ... as Shackleton offered his ships, stores, and services to his country the ...

South with Endurance - Shackleton's Antarctic Expedition 1914 ...


Buy South with Endurance - Shackleton's Antarctic Expedition 1914-1917 - the Photographs of Frank Hurley by F.Jack Hurley (ISBN: 9780747575344) from Amazon's Book Store. ... Shop byDepartment ..... row over 800 miles in an open boat in the Antartic, then walk across a glacier filled island in 3 days to reach rescue.

Antarctic Book Notes - The Antarctic Circle


South with Endurance; Shackleton's Antarctic Expedition 1914-1917, The ..... to lay a string of depots from the Ross Sea south to the foot of the Beardmore Glacier. .... before working as an intelligence officer with the Department of Defence.