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 pack ice ... In 1921, he returned ...
We set out on Antarctic Endurance 2016 to stand on the shoulders of Shackleton,
... navigating through blizzards, digging out buried tents, crossing Glaciers, ...
The Crean Glacier is an immense mass of ice crashing down from the centre of
the island and out into Antarctic bay. Glaciers come in all shapes and sizes but ...
Mar 26, 2002 ... Classroom Activity for the NOVA program Shackleton's Voyage of Endurance: In
Weighty Decisions, ... You can download the 24-page Shackleton's Antarctic
Adventure ... Although sea ice is salty, glacial ice, iceberg fragments, and snow ...
aligns with the following National Science Education Standards:.
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.
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 ...
Shackleton considered the expedition's goal—crossing the Antarctic continent—
the last great ... For six weeks, the Endurance, which Shackleton had renamed
after his family motto, ... station was on the opposite coast, across treacherous
glaciers and mountains. ... shadow background, 2001 WGBH Educational
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 ...
Moraine from Cameron Glacier, New Zealand ... Island to rescue the rest of his
crew who were stranded when their ship, the Endurance, was crushed by […].
May 12, 2016 ... A dock scene tells the incredible survival story of the Endurance crew. ... Watch
for calving glaciers as you climb the stairs to the Antarctic ...