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Tom Crean (explorer)


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...

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.

'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 ...

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.

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 ...

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


Jan 7, 2016 ... After eons of change measured in geologic time, Antarctica is now rapidly ... The Endurance, photographed during the Imperial Trans-Antarctic ..... Scientists are noticing the glacier is starting to “lose its grip” on the ridge as it ...

Antarctic explorer Henry Worsley dies 30 miles from end of ... - Mirror


Jan 25, 2016 ... Antarctic explorer Henry Worsley dies 30 miles from end of .... I have run out of time, physical endurance and the simple sheer ability ... Illness: He was found to have bacterial peritonitis and underwent surgery but died on Sunday in hospital ... Glacier and along the punishing polar plateau to the South Pole.

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 ...

Welcome to the hotel Antarctica | 1843 - 1843 Magazine


I stayed at Union Glacier for all of my seven nights on Antarctica (the South Pole .... For others, however, it is the ultimate expression of human endurance – and ...

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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.

Antarctic Explorer Shackleton Hindered by Heart Defect, Docs Say


Jan 20, 2016 ... 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.

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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