Dec 29, 2011 ... He failed, but his ill-fated expedition on the Endurance, which began in 1914 ...
The two men shared several trips to Antarctica, including the Nimrod expedition
.... In the distance, there is a rumble as a tiny fragment of a massive glacier
tumbles into the sea. ... How con artists trick the vulnerable for their cash ...
NPR coverage of Endurance: Shackleton's Incredible Voyage by Alfred Lansing.
... the expedition were the ships thatwould carry the two parties to the Antarctic.
The Willis Resilience Expedition team has arrived in Antarctica to begin a five ...
began Phase One of the expedition at Union Glacier in Punta Arenas, Chile.
Aug 2, 2011 ... The Endurance gets stuck in the ice floes before reaching Vahsel Bay, where the
expedition across Antarctica was to begin. .... take the men over steep snow-
slopes and glaciers, jagged mountain peaks, and impassable cliffs.
Huw Lewis-Jones, former Historian and Curator of Art at the Scott-Polar Institute (
SPRI) ... to the developing Shackleton Endurance (Imperial Trans Antarctic
Expedition) ..... Entertainment included late night film showings, abseiling down
the ship's ... the sea mouth of Sermeq Kujalleq glacier, one of the fastest glaciers
in the ...
Dec 2, 2012 ... Shackleton's boat, the Endurance, became trapped in the Antarctic ice ... cross
the mountainous, glacial interior of South Georgia to reach the ...
New Zealander Frank Worsley captained the Endurance during Sir Ernest ...
Worsley also took part in Shackleton's final expedition to the Antarctic in 1922. ...
Worsley Icefalls are in the upper part of the Nimrod Glacier, south of the
Geologists Range. ... Pre-1840 contact, Holidays and events, The arts and
images illustrating New Zealand's involvement in Endurance expedition rescues.
... the Imperial Trans-Antarctic Expedition (1914-17) - or Endurance expedition -
aimed ... the arduous 36-hour journey across glaciers and mountains with little
more than a .... Pre-1840 contact, Holidays and events, The arts and
Endless entertainment. .... South: the Endurance Expedition Mass Market
Paperback – Apr 1 1999 ... led by veteran explorer Sir Ernest Shackleton sets out
to become the first to traverse the Antarctic continent. ... Icy, tempestuous seas full
of gargantuan waves, mountainous glaciers and icebergs, unending brutal cold,
Jan 1, 2014 ... antarctica, bibliography, penn, alumni, travel, readings, guidebooks. Comments
... peaks, traversing glacial valleys or challenging the Ice on skis. There are ...
South with Endurance: Shackleton's Antarctic Expedition 1914-1917: The ...
Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment, 2003. ... shall continue (Art. II).