In 1921, he returned to the Antarctic with the Shackleton-Rowett Expedition, but
died of a ... 1.1 Childhood; 1.2 Education; 1.3 Merchant Navy officer ... 6.1
Preparations; 6.2 Crew; 6.3 Loss of End...
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
On January 28, 1820, the expedition discovered the Antarctic mainland, and ...
They encountered more sea ice than expected, and the Endurance became ...
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 ...
Publisher: Discovery Education ... Search terms: glacier, Antarctic, ice, Arctic ...
Search terms: Ernest Shackleton, Antarctica, Endurance, primary resource, ...
Shackleton's Antarctic Adventure, black alignment spacer ... For 10 months, the
Endurance drifted, locked within the ice, until the pressure crushed the ship. ...
however, so their last hope was to cross 26 miles of mountains and glaciers,
considered impassable, ... shadow background, 2001 WGBH Educational
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 ...
The Endurance: Shackleton's Legendary Antarctic Expedition ... When they
reached their destination, they had to scale immense glaciers to get to help on
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 ...
Led the British Antarctic (Terra Nova) expedition 1910–13 and died on the return
... Born 1881 and educated at Merchant Taylor's School and on HMS Worcester.
.... Simpson was knighted in 1935 and is commemorated with Simpson Glacier ....
Later, served on Shackleton's Endurance in 1914–16 and was a member of the ...