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Imperial Trans-Antarctic Expedition


The expedition required two ships: Endurance under Shackleton for the .... far as the Beardmore Glacier, hopefully meeting that party there and assisting it home. ...... until on 10 January 1917 the...

Imperial Trans-Antarctic Expedition - Library of Congress


Jan 16, 2013 ... A team of adventurers who hope to traverse the Antarctic continent along the ... and U.S. liaison Glenn M. Stein will present "By Endurance We Conquer: Ernest ... part of Antarctica, from the Great Ice Barrier to the Beardmore Glacier. ... nine months before breaking out and sailing to New Zealand for repairs.

The Antarctic Sun: News about Antarctica - Arenz Perspective


Nov 1, 2007 ... Home | Features | Arenz Perspective ... The HMS Endurance is a Royal Navy vessel used by BAS as a transport and logistics platform during the Antarctic field season. ... I had never traveled by ship to the Antarctic before and was looking ... the water line), while other crew helped with temporary repairs.

Mawson, Shackleton and the end of the Heroic Age of Antarctic ...


Feb 27, 2009 ... Exploration of the Antarctic - Part 9 See also Chronology of Antarctic Exploration. ... In December, the expedition broke free of the ice and returned home. ... Shackleton led the main party on the ship Endurance into the Weddell ... depots across the Ross Ice Shelf/Great Ice Barrier to the Beardmore Glacier.

The awesome endurance of the men who DID survive Scott's ...


Jun 18, 2010 ... But while Scott had marched south into the heart of Antarctica, they had ... negotiate huge glaciers, they planned to wait until they could sledge along the ... their tomb-like home - a lack of carbohydrates, and the salt-water ice they ...... Kim Zolciak reveals she is to undergo operation to repair hole in her heart ...

NOVA | Transcripts | Shackleton's Voyage of Endurance | PBS


Mar 26, 2002 ... The year was 1915, and the Imperial Trans-Antarctic Expedition had ground to a halt. ... Scott dismissed him as "our invalid," and sent him home to England. ..... the night, McNeish, the carpenter, struggled to repair the broken ship. ..... cliffs and sheer glacier faces, which offered not the slightest possib...

NOVA Online | Shackleton's Voyage of Endurance | Meet the ... - PBS


On October 19, 1999, the Akademik Shuleykin and the Laurel set sail for the Antarctic to revisit the fabled locales of Sir Ernest Shackleton's 1914 expedition.

Organizations - The Antarctic Circle


The Antarctic Aviation Preservation Society (AAPS) is a society whose members are dedicated ... Our Vision: Inspiring the future by conserving the legacy of discovery, adventure and endurance. ..... Providing for the essential repair of books. ... Serve as a major tourist attraction for the GLACIER's home port of Bridgeport, CT.

Expeditions - Antarctica 2013 - Home - Hamilton College


An ice shelf is floating glacial ice from land that extends and floats in the ocean, and ... The flights had two purposes: 1) sea ice reconnaissance 2) repairing a GPS ... Shackleton on the infamous voyage of the Endurance nearly a century ago.

Scott Polar Research Institute, Cambridge » Picture Library catalogue


Antarctic Relief Expeditions 1902-04 (ARE 1902-04) (93 items) ... 1845-48, brought home in the vessel 'Fox' by Captain Leopold McClintock in September 1859. ... the Weddell Sea Party on the ship Endurance and afterwards on South Georgia. ... Photographs include the USS Glacier breaking through pack ice at McMurdo ...

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Spirit of Endurance: The True Story of the Shackleton Expedition to ...


Tools, Home Improvement .... Now she tells the Endurance story for a younger audience, in an oversize format with ... then trekked across the uncharted mountains and glaciers of South Georgia Island to a .... The Endurance: Shackleton's Legendary Antarctic Expedition Hardcover ... Internationally · Amazon Home Services

Ernest Shackleton and the Endurance expedition ... - Cool Antarctica


Ernest Shackleton and the Endurance expedition to Antarctica, the voyage of the James Caird, Elephant Island. ... The James Caird, the lifeboat in best repair, patched up and partially decked over by ... A glacier at Point Wild on Elephant Island, those remaining would have seen this as .... E-book - The Home of the Blizzard

Tom Crean: Unsung Hero of the Scott and Shackleton Antarctic ...


Tom Crean: Unsung Hero of the Scott and Shackleton Antarctic Expeditions ... of the most famous polar expeditions and has had a glacier and a peak named after him. ... Tom Crean was with Ernest Shackleton on the famous Endurance trip-and .... Shackleton right up to his final days as a Pub owner is his home in Ireland.

SY Aurora, Douglas Mawson - Ships of the Antarctic explorers


The Aurora seen from within a cavern of the Mertz Glacier Tongue, ... Home of the Blizzard. .... party and the Endurance were enduring an enforced winter stuck in the pack ice of the Weddell ... By now the Aurora had been repaired and refitted.

The Endurance Expedition - Tom Crean


The Imperial Trans-Antarctic Expedition 1914 – 1917 ... of Scott, and lay supply depots across the Ross Ice Shelf all the way to the foot of the Beardmore Glacier.