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Elephant Island - Wikipedia

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Elephant Island is an ice-covered mountainous island off the coast of Antarctica in the outer ... The Endurance Glacier is the main discharge glacier. Due to slow ...

Accelerated glacier melting in West Antarctica documented: Study ...

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Oct 25, 2016 ... Two new studies have found the fastest ongoing rates of glacier retreat ever observed in West Antarctica and offer an unprecedented look at ice ...

Undermined by warm water, Antarctic glacier lost 1,607 feet of ice in ...

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Oct 25, 2016 ... Sheldon Glacier with Mount Barre in the background, seen from Ryder Bay near Rothera Research Station, Adelaide Island, Antarctica.

Antarctic Ice Marathon FAQs

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From there, you will be flown to the Union Glacier camp in Antarctica. ... hotels with prices from US$50 - US$300 per night depending on quality and services. ... and communication protocols and continued investment in equipment and ... Only experienced ultramarathon and endurance athletes should attempt the 100k race ...

Antarctica cruise: Explorer Rebecca Stephens follows Shackleton's ...

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Dec 18, 2015 ... Antarctica cruise: Explorer Rebecca Stephens follows Shackleton's route. ​A century after Shackleton's 'Endurance' sank, mountaineer Rebecca .... two days in the Silver Explorer with comfy beds, full dining service and butlers. ... South Georgia's uncharted mountains and glaciers, from King Haakon Ba...

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Newsela | Scientists head to Antarctica to study a huge glacier ...

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Oct 26, 2016 ... Scientists head to Antarctica to study a huge glacier before it melts ... On Thursday, U.S. and British science agencies announced a multi-million ... He said in an email that "a large investment of resources, like this one, will ...

Antarctic Glaciers

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Mar 2, 2015 ... Explaining the science of Antarctic glaciers. We look at ice streams, ice shelves, recent change, modern Antarctic glaciology and past glacial ...

Antarctica: the world's coldest cruise - Financial Times

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Mar 24, 2016 ... Last month I joined a ship that tracked the Endurance expedition's course ... Hanseatic has neither the levels of service nor the haute cuisine to .... South Georgia has glaciers and grass — the first greenery we had seen for 10 days. .... Property & Mortgages · Investments · Pensions · Tax ...