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Alexander Macklin - Wikipedia


Colonel Alexander Hepburne Macklin OBE MC TD (1889 – 21 March 1967) was a British doctor who served as one of the two surgeons on Sir Ernest Shackleton' s Imperial Trans-Antarctic Expeditio...

Antarctic Explorer Shackleton Hindered by Heart Defect, Docs Say


Jan 20, 2016 ... The Endurance expedition was the third of four Antarctic expeditions that ... to a new paper by two doctors, retired anesthetist Ian Calder in London, ... of the mountains and glaciers of South Georgia without any health issues.

NOVA | Transcripts | Shackleton's Voyage of Endurance | PBS


Mar 26, 2002 ... ALEXANDER MACKLIN (Son of Endurance doctor Alexander Macklin): ... While praising Shackleton for lifting the veil from Antarctica, ...... and sheer glacier faces, which offered not the slightest possibility of landing anywhere.

A century after Endurance Shackleton diagnosed with 'hole in the ...


Jan 13, 2016 ... On the 100th anniversary of the Endurance expedition to Antarctica led by Sir Ernest Shackleton, doctors writing in the JRSM ... the first crossing of the mountains and glaciers of South Georgia without any health problems.

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


Jan 7, 2016 ... The Endurance, photographed during the Imperial Trans-Antarctic Expedition, ..... Scientists are noticing the glacier is starting to “lose its grip” on the ridge as it melts ... Why Doctors In The Know No Longer Prescribe Metformin.

Dr Alexander Hepburne Macklin | Endurance Obituaries


Endurance Obituaries ... Macklin was born in India in 1889 , his father was also a Doctor. When his family ... You say that the tanks are tame after the Antarctic.

Sir Ernest Shackleton | The Shackleton Foundation


Sir Ernest Henry Shackleton was a key figure in the Heroic Age of Antarctic ... He was the second of ten children and his father was a doctor. ... Glacier passage; the first crossing of the Trans-Antarctic mountain range and it the first ... Shackleton returned from the Endurance expedition in the midst of the First World War and ...

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. ... Embark on an expedition that will test your strength, endurance, and resolve to join an .... and remote southern Ellsworth Mountains, on the broad expanse of Union Glacier.

'Cocaine For Snowblindness': What Polar Explorers Packed For First ...


Sep 28, 2012 ... The list of items that early Antarctic explorers like Sir Ernest Shackleton and ... From left: Frank Wild, Ernest Shackleton, Dr. Eric Marshall and Jameson ... March ," a blend of cocaine and caffeine taken hourly to prolong endurance. ... One man died at the foot of a glacier; another, lame from frostbite, walked ...

1000+ images about Polar exploration on Pinterest | Captain Scott ...


A photograph taken by Captain Scott in the Antarctic of Dr Wilson sketching at Beardmore glacier ... Frank Hurley The Endurance crushed between the floes.

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


Macklin, Dr. Alexander H. - Surgeon .... An old Antarctic hand on his fourth trip south with the Endurance, Cheetham was ever cheerful and .... The glacier was discovered in the course of the U.S. Navy LC-130 plane flight over the coast, Nov.

A century after Endurance Shackleton diagnosed with ... - Phys.org


Jan 13, 2016 ... On the 100th anniversary of the Endurance expedition to Antarctica led by Sir Ernest Shackleton, doctors writing in the ... Shackleton was capable of severe exertion and made the first crossing of the mountains and glaciers of ...

Shackleton and the Crew of the Endurance - Shackleton's Antarctic ...


In 1902, Scott chose Shackleton, along with Dr. Edward Wilson, for his first attempt on ... he pioneered a route along the Great Beardmore Glacier with fellow crew ... Trans-Antarctic Expedition left England aboard the Endurance, named for the ...