Frontal view of ship with sails all set, moving through thick sea ice ... The
expedition required two ships: Endurance under Shackleton for the Weddell ....
as far as the Beardmore Glacier, hopefull...
Almost entirely covered by an icecap, the Antarctic continent is home to 90
percent of ... Shackleton's plan was to sail the Endurance west across the Atlantic
to ... was actually moving steadily as the pack ice was shoved away from
Antarctica by .... 29 miles away across mountains and glaciers that had never
Oct 27, 2015 ... ... Antarctic with the aim of meeting on top of the Beardmore Glacier, ...
Shackleton would lead the Endurance from the Weddell Sea, the ... All ambitions
of crossing Antarctica vanished as Shackleton now worked to get his men home
safely. ... and North Russia in charge of Arctic Equipment and Transport.
Shackleton felt that the first crossing of the Antarctic Continent, from sea to sea
via ... the arrival of the Trans-continental party at the top of the Beardmore Glacier
. ... The ENDURANCE would be used to transport the Trans-continental party to
..... Adrift on their new "home", they crossed the Antarctic Circle on New Year'...
Oct 20, 2015 ... Unsupported & Unaided: Former Officer To Cross Antartica Alone ... With no
air-dropped food, nothing but skis for transport and no-one for company, ... He
sailed with his ship Endurance which had been built in a Norwegian ... tip will fly
to Union Glacier in early November, his Antarctic logistics base.
Open source travel guide to Antarctica, featuring up-to-date information on
attractions ... surrounding it is home to many fish and marine mammals, including
whales. ... Endurance : Shackle ton's Incredible Voyage, by Alfred Lansing;
Endurance, ... Station on King George Island and the ANI Union Glacier Camp,
Ice shelves limit calving of icebergs and sediment transport from the glaciers, ...
Shackleton on the infamous voyage of the Endurance nearly a century ago.
My journey through Antarctica. ... 6 minute video of Endurance Glacier on
Elephant Island in Antarctica. ... We are moving toward Endurance Glacier. ....
While this cruise was beautiful with all the comforts of home, being able to
actually step ...
Apr 18, 2008 ... Science Home ... Photo Credit: Peter Rejcek, Blood Falls "pours" out of the Taylor
Glacier onto the ice-covered ... Space robot headed for test in Antarctic lake ...
Project Web site: ENDURANCE External Non-U.S. government site ... An Air
Force C-17 will transport the 1,350-kilogram robot to Antarctica.
History of Antarctica, experience the modern and ancient historic past events,
people ... we recognize today, and the continents, subcontinent and islands
began moving into ... Shirase; Mawson; Filchner; Shackleton's endurance
expedition; Wilkins ..... Now diminished by two (Relief had been sent home as
unsuitable for ice ...