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...
We set out on Antarctic Endurance 2016 to stand on the shoulders of Shackleton,
... navigating through blizzards, digging out buried tents, crossing Glaciers, ...
to float and may break off the glacier becoming an iceberg. Desert. An area ....
mission: the Endurance would carry Shackleton and his main party across the
Weddell Sea to a landing site .... www.antarctica.gov.au/about-antarctica/
Sep 18, 2007 ... Teaching on ice: an educational expedition to Antarctica ... excellent endurance
and lactic ... in August 2007, they will head for a week to Norway to camp on a
glacier, complete crevasse rescue drills and learn to cross-country ...
Jun 14, 2012 ... Beginning on August 8, 1914, Sir Ernest Shackleton led a crew of 27 Englishman
to Antarctica in an attempt to make the first land crossing of ...
Sir Ernest Henry Shackleton was a key figure in the Heroic Age of Antarctic ...
Ireland to Sydenham, London where Shackleton was educated at Dulwich
College. ... Glacier passage; the first crossing of the Trans-Antarctic mountain
range and it the ... Shackleton returned from the Endurance expedition in the
midst of the First ...
Mar 26, 2002 ... Early explorers skimmed the boundaries of Antarctica in daring sea voyages to ...
Enlarge Photo credit: © WGBH Educational Foundation ... Their goal: to trek with
the aid of ponies to the South Pole along the Great Beardmore Glacier. ... on the
site for the NOVA program Shackleton's Voyage of Endurance.
Jan 4, 2012 ... Antarctica is a unique continent in that it does not have a native population. ...
Education Menu ... Glacial ice moves from the continent's interior to these .... the
Aurora and the Endurance, at opposite ends of the continent.
May 12, 2016 ... Education: Penguin Center offers Wealth of Learning Opportunities ... “board”
Shackleton's Endurance and cross the Drake Passage to Antarctica. ... Reaching
the ocean, ice breaks off from the rest of the glacier and falls into ...
The Endurance: Shackleton's Legendary Antarctic Expedition ... When they
reached their destination, they had to scale immense glaciers to get to help on