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, ...
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 ...
Dublin, Ireland, and then in England, where he was educated at Dulwich College
. ... aboard the Endurance, it is said that Shackleton posted the following .... and
crevassed glaciers on foot across South Georgia Island to a whaling station.
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 ...
Jun 25, 2015 ... Antarctic biodiversity is much more extensive, ecologically diverse and .... Life
hung by a thread: endurance of Antarctic fauna in glacial periods.
On January 28, 1820, the expedition discovered the Antarctic mainland, and ...
Shackleton's ship, the Endurance, sailed into the Weddell Sea in 1914 with a ...
The Endurance: Shackleton's Legendary Antarctic Expedition ... When they
reached their destination, they had to scale immense glaciers to get to help on
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/
The education program continues to roll and our team is recovering from mild ...
Our visit to Elephant Island will include sightings of the Endurance Glacier, the ...