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Ross Sea party 1914–16 - Wikipedia


The Ross Sea party was a component of Sir Ernest Shackleton's Imperial Trans- Antarctic Expedition 1914–17. Its task was to lay a series of supply depots across the Great Ice Barrier from t...

South: The ENDURANCE Expedition: Ernest Shackleton ...


Editorial Reviews. Amazon.com Review. Soon after the Norwegian explorer Roald Amundsen ... Icy, tempestuous seas full of gargantuan waves, mountainous glaciers and icebergs, ... The Endurance: Shackleton's Legendary Antarctic Expedition ... death and make their way home is one of the all-time great survival stories.

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...

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

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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

Repairing a Plane in Antarctica | Hackaday


Jan 25, 2014 ... ... tour of the Holtanna Glacier in Antarctica. The plane sat in the snow for almost a year, before a team came back to repair it and bring it home.

The Antarctic Sun: News about Antarctica - ENDURANCE Robot


Apr 18, 2008 ... Home | Science | ENDURANCE Robot ... Peter Rejcek, Blood Falls "pours" out of the Taylor Glacier onto the ice-covered surface ... By Peter Rejcek, Antarctic Sun Editor ... First, a swim around an ice-covered lake in Antarctica.

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 ...

Some Selected Antarctic Websites - The Antarctic Circle


Antarctic websites, like websites in general, come and go and continually ..... No cleaning, repair or rehousing of film elements was undertaken at this time. ... In any event, Shackleton describes here the hazards of crossing the Beardmore Glacier: ... Focuses on Frank Hurley and the Shackleton's Endurance expedition using .....

Jonathan Franzen Goes to Antarctica - The New Yorker


May 16, 2016 ... An uncle's legacy and a journey to Antarctica. .... of them, giggling, a little bit drunk, had agreed to split the repair cost and tell no one. ... At the urgent instruction of Lindblad, before leaving home, I'd paid the ... The patience of the molters, their silent endurance, was impossible not to admire in hum...

Scott Polar Research Institute, Cambridge » Picture Library catalogue


The set of images from the British Antarctic Expedition, 1907-09 includes ... 1845- 48, brought home in the vessel 'Fox' by Captain Leopold McClintock in ... with 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 ...


Editorial Reviews. From Publishers Weekly. This distillation of Armstrong's Shipwreck at the ... Spirit of Endurance: The True Story of the Shackleton Expedition to the Antarctic on ... Tools, Home Improvement ..... then trekked across the uncharted mountains and glaciers of South Georgia .... Internationally · Home Services

Antarctic Explorer Shackleton Hindered by Heart Defect, Docs Say


Jan 20, 2016 ... Famous antarctic explorer Sir Ernest Shackleton may have had a hole ... the Endurance expedition 100 years ago, when his ship Endurance, ... Although Shackleton and his crew faced near death, they all succeeded in returning home. ... mountains and glaciers of South Georgia without any health issues.

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


On a wet glacier, snow conceals the crevasses and therefore you can take a much .... There, riding at anchor in the harbour, was our jaunty little cutter; our home ..... Food preparation and some minor yacht repairs to the generator, have taken ...