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Tom Crean (explorer) - Wikipedia


Thomas "Tom" Crean was an Irish seaman and Antarctic explorer from Annascaul in County ... After Endurance became beset in the pack ice and sank, Crean and the .... the heavily crevassed B...

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. ... leading the Endurance expedition 100 years ago, when his ship Endurance, ... and cardiologist Jan Till, of the Royal Brompton Hospital in London . ... the mountains and glaciers of South Georgia without any health issues.

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

The Big Melt: The Last Antarctic Explorers Are Seeking Answers ...


Jan 7, 2016 ... The Endurance, photographed during the Imperial Trans-Antarctic ..... Scientists are noticing the glacier is starting to “lose its grip” on the ridge ...

Antarctica travel guide - Wikitravel


Open source travel guide to Antarctica, featuring up-to-date information on ... Endurance : Shackleton's Incredible Voyage, by Alfred Lansing; Endurance, by Caroline ... 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.

Endurance Glacier, Elephant Island Retreat - From a Glacier's ...


Jan 4, 2016 ... Landsat comparison from 1990 and 2015 of Endurance Glacier, Elephant ... Posted in: Antarctic Glacier retreat, glacier climate change, 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 father-of-two had been airlifted to a Chile hospital on Friday after ..... Axel Heiberg Glacier to the South Pole, a 900 mile unsupported journey.

British Trans-Antarctica Expedition 1914-17, Endurance, Crew and ...

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An old Antarctic hand on his fourth trip south with the Endurance, Cheetham was .... The glacier was discovered in the course of the U.S. Navy LC-130 plane ...

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.

Tom Crean - Tom Crean


Shackleton was leading the Endurance on the Imperial Trans-Antarctic Expedition, ... They faced peaks, glaciers, crevasses and freezing temperatures, all of ... With no surgeon on duty there, he was rushed to the Bon Secours Hospital in Cork ...

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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.

Endurance 100 Expedition - Shackled to the Ice


O 25th November 2015, The Endurance South Pole 100 Expedition, led by David ... the chances of completing the first Trans Antarctic expedition were crushed too. ... Based at Union Glacier Camp, become familiar with surroundings and the ...

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.