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Tom Crean (explorer)


After his Terra Nova experience, Crean's third and final Antarctic venture was as second ... After the Endurance expedition, he returned to the navy; when his naval .... the heavily crevassed Be...

Antarctic Explorer Shackleton Hindered by Heart Defect, Docs Say


Jan 20, 2016 ... Famous antarctic explorer Sir Ernest Shackleton may have had a hole in his heart. ... The Endurance expedition was the third of four Antarctic expeditions that ... and cardiologist Jan Till, of the Royal Brompton Hospital in London. ... of the mountains and glaciers of South Georgia without any health issues.

Antarctica travel guide - Wikitravel


Open source travel guide to Antarctica, featuring up-to-date information on attractions, ... Endurance : Shackle ton's Incredible Voyage, by Alfred Lansing; Endurance, ... Station on King George Island and the ANI Union Glacier Camp, respectively. ..... Also note that when visiting Antarctica that a hospital is usually days away.

Ernest Shackleton, Nimrod British Antarctic Expedition 1907- 1909

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Ernest Shackleton and the Nimorod expedition to Antarctica. ... expedition leader Endurance 1914-17 expedition ... Educated at the Greenwich Royal Hospital School from where he entered the Navy in 1891 and rose to the position of Petty Officer 1st class. .... It is a mile long and situated just off the Wilson Piedmont Glacier.

'My journey is at an end. I've run out of time and endurance': The last


Jan 25, 2016 ... Henry Worsley had abandoned the history-making Antarctic trek on Friday; The ... The father-of-two had been airlifted to a Chile hospital on Friday after .... 'I must now do over 16 nautical miles per day until I reach the glacier.

Thomas, Tom Crean - Biographical notes - Cool Antarctica

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Tom Crean with puppies Roger, Nell, Toby and Nelson Endurance expedition ... He accompanied the polar party up the Beardmore Glacier, on the return ... when after falling ill with stomach pains, he was admitted to hospital in nearby Tralee.

British explorer dies attempting solo Antarctic trek - Al Jazeera English


Jan 26, 2016 ... Worsley is shown in 2008 on the Korridoren glacier in Milne Land, ... after his ship, the Endurance, was trapped and sunk by pack ice in 1915, ...

Henry Worsley, a British Adventurer Trying to Cross Antarctica, Dies ...


Jan 25, 2016 ... “I have run out of time, physical endurance and a simple sheer inability ... Rescued and flown to a hospital in Punta Arenas, in the Patagonia region of ... through the Transantarctic Mountains and across the Beardmore Glacier. ... Mr. Worsley died after trying to cross the Antarctic alone and without support.

Ultimate endurance test: 7 marathons, 7 days, 7 continents | Local ...


Dec 3, 2015 ... Ultimate endurance test: 7 marathons, 7 days, 7 continents. Becca Pizzi to ... 23, 2016, she'll be in Union Glacier, Antarctica, to run the first of seven full marathons . Next up, on ... DCF had open case on boy rushed to hospital.

Captain Robert Falcon Scott's British Antarctic Expedition 1910 ...


Led the British Antarctic (Terra Nova) expedition 1910–13 and died on the return ... From 1908–1909 he was on the staff of the Royal Naval Hospital, Haslar and, ... Simpson was knighted in 1935 and is commemorated with Simpson Glacier 71º .... Later, served on Shackleton's Endurance in 1914–16 and was a member of ...

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Explorer Henry Worsley dies attempting Antarctic crossing - BBC News


Jan 25, 2016 ... Explorer Henry Worsley dies attempting Antarctic crossing ... in his trip - posted a message saying he had run out of physical endurance ... bacterial peritonitis - when he was treated at Union Glacier base camp. He was then flown to a hospital in Punta Arenas, Chile, to undergo surgery but died on Sunday.

Henry Worsley - Shackleton SoloShackleton Solo |


He was fulfilling his dream of crossing the Antarctic continent, and after ... He was flown to a hospital in Punta Arenas where he was found to have ... mark the 100th anniversary of Sir Ernest Shackleton's Endurance expedition – his lifelong hero. ... the Axel Heiberg Glacier to the South Pole, a 900 mile unsupported journey.

Bad weather in Antarctica keeps Explorers off the ice. » endurance100


Dec 2, 2015 ... There is still bad weather over Union Glacier, where the Antarctic flights will ... Three days later however Worsley died at a hospital in Punta Arenas, ... Many of the Endurance South Pole 100 expedition knew Henry and one ...

Blog » endurance100 - Endurance 100 Expedition


Three days later however Worsley died at a hospital in Punta Arenas, Chile from ..... Monday 7th December – Endurance 100 Blog – Union Glacier, Antarctica

Antarctic explorer Henry Worsley dies 30 miles from end - Daily Mirror


Jan 25, 2016 ... I have run out of time, physical endurance and the simple sheer ... He underwent surgery but died on Sunday in hospital. ... From there, he headed for the 6,000ft Shackleton Glacier and a planned finish at the Ross Ice shelf.