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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 ...

The Journey - Shackleton SoloShackleton Solo |

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Oct 21, 2015 ... Henry Worsley's Shackleton Solo route across Antarctica ... Weather permitting, Henry will fly to Union Glacier, the site of his Antarctic Logistics Base, on 27<sup>th</sup> October. There, he will ... The Endurance Obituaries · » 2041.com.

1915 Antarctic 'Endurance' Expedition Photos - Business Insider

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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 ...

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

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Jan 7, 2016 ... The Endurance, photographed during the Imperial Trans-Antarctic .... and, we were told, environmental lawyers up north had nothing better to do than .... Scientists are noticing the glacier is starting to “lose its grip” on the ridge ...

Find a job, work in Antarctica - Cool Antarctica

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Jobs in Antarctica, Find a job in Antarctica as a scientist or support staff. ... Shackleton / Endurance Power Point · Shackleton / Endurance Time Line; Antarctic ... "There are attorneys, judges, pharmacists, and PhD's working as mechanics, .... are looking for when it comes to technical skills (glacier travel, crevass...

Endurance swimmer Lewis Pugh takes the plunge to save ...

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Sep 9, 2016 ... Lewis Pugh is a maritime lawyer and an endurance swimmer. ... on Mt Everest to draw attention to the melting glaciers in the Himalayas, and the ... swims in the Ross Sea off Antarctica, calling on the 25 nations, with interests ...

The awesome endurance of the men who DID survive Scott's ...

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Jun 18, 2010 ... But while Scott had marched south into the heart of Antarctica, they ... to negotiate huge glaciers, they planned to wait until they could sledge ...

Henry McNish (1866-1930) - Biographical notes - Cool Antarctica

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Carpenter Endurance 1914-17 - 40 at the start of the expedition ... members ( McNish fancied himself as something of a "maritime lawyer" in this respect). ... trek across the uncharted mountains and glaciers to the whaling stations and rescue.

Antarctica: Channelling Shackleton | The Independent

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Oct 17, 2014 ... Back then, as now, Antarctica promised adventure unrivalled by any other continent, and Ernest Shackleton's Endurance expedition received 5000 applications. ... Then a glacier across the inlet cracked its knuckles and creaked closer .... Former White House ethics lawyer says Trump can't be president ...

Henry Worsley: Soldier and adventurer who followed in the footsteps ...

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Jan 26, 2016 ... His first expedition to the Antarctic had been mounted in 2008 to mark the ... related to members of that expedition: Henry Adams is a lawyer and great ... from the Bay of Whales up the Axel Heiberg Glacier to the South Pole. ... For his third and most recent Antarctic voyage, which he dubbed the Endurance ...

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South Pole Solo

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Shackleton's “Endurance Expedition” is detailed in many books, the best of which is ... I've enjoyed being with my family and reintegrating into my professional life as an attorney. ... attached is a panoramic photo from an area close to Union Glacier. Antarctica is truly nature at its rawest, fiercest, coldest, windiest, and pi...

The Endurance - The New York Times

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It was July, midwinter in Antarctica, and the darkness of the long polar night had been ... Since December 1914, the Endurance had battled unusually heavy ice conditions .... who, as the daughter of a well-to-do lawyer, was of modestly independent means. ... Christened by Shackleton the Beardmore Glacier after one of the ...

Jonathan Franzen Goes to Antarctica - The New Yorker

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May 23, 2016 ... An uncle's legacy and a journey to Antarctica. ... Two years ago, a lawyer in Indiana sent me a check for seventy-eight thousand dollars. ..... The patience of the molters, their silent endurance, was impossible not to admire in human terms. .... the Styrofoamish powder blue of calving glaciers—I couldn't make ...