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Ernest Shackleton - Wikipedia


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 ...

Antarctic Endurance 2016 – Inspire – Celebrate – Educate


We set out on Antarctic Endurance 2016 to stand on the shoulders of Shackleton, ... navigating through blizzards, digging out buried tents, crossing Glaciers, ...

Antarctic Endurance 2016 – Page 2 – Inspire – Celebrate – Educate


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 ...

Weighty Decisions - PBS


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:.

Antarctica - National Geographic Society


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.

1915 Antarctic 'Endurance' Expedition Photos - Business Insider


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 Shackleton's Antarctic adventure - About WGBH


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 Foundation.

Sir Ernest Shackleton | The Shackleton Foundation


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 ...

Rock Paper Glacier! | An appreciation for glacial landscapes


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 […].

Education: Penguin Center offers Wealth of Learning Opportunities ...


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 ...

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Exploration: Antarctic | National Snow and Ice Data Center


Exploration: Antarctic. ... The Endurance wrecked and crushed by the ice. ... Shackleton's ship, the Endurance, sailed into the Weddell Sea in 1914 with a crew of ...

to download pdf - Shackleton Epic


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/ education-.

PEM | The Endurance: Shackleton's Legendary Antarctic Expedition ...


The Endurance: Shackleton's Legendary Antarctic Expedition ... When they reached their destination, they had to scale immense glaciers to get to help on the ...