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Elephant Island - Wikipedia


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


Jul 1, 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 ...

Ultimate endurance test: 7 marathons, 7 days, 7 continents - US News


Dec 3, 2015 ... 23, 2016, she'll be in Union Glacier, Antarctica, to run the first of seven full ... Boston lawyer Jenny Rikoski, who does long runs with Pizzi on ...

South Pole Solo


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...

Find a job, work in Antarctica - Cool Antarctica


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...

Ultimate endurance test: 7 marathons, 7 days, 7 continents


Dec 2, 2015 ... 23, 2016, she'll be in Union Glacier, Antarctica, to run the first of seven full ... Boston lawyer Jenny Rikoski, who does long runs with Pizzi on ...

NOVA | Transcripts | Shackleton's Voyage of Endurance | PBS


Mar 26, 2002 ... The year was 1915, and the Imperial Trans-Antarctic Expedition had ground to a halt. ... ALEXANDER MACKLIN (Son of Endurance doctor Alexander ...... and sheer glacier faces, which offered not the slightest possibility of ...

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

www.coolantarctica.com/Antarctica fact file/History/biography/mcnish_henry.php

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.

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


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 ...

2015 Expedition Line-up - Inspired by Shackleton - Antarctic ...


Nov 22, 2015 ... It's one hundred years since Shackleton aimed to cross the Antarctic continent ... Route: Berkner Island – South Pole – Shackleton Glacier to Ross Ice Shelf ... 100 years ago, as part of his Imperial Transantarctic (Endurance) Expedition. ... combined a professional career as a lawyer with a life of adventure.

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The Endurance - The New York Times


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


May 16, 2016 ... An uncle's legacy and a journey to Antarctica. ... Two years ago, a lawyer in Indiana sent me a check for ..... The patience of the molters, their silent endurance, was impossible not to admire in human terms. ... Amid the monochromes, the endless black and white and gray, was the jarring blue of glacial ice.

Antarctica: the beautiful south | Travel | The Guardian


Dec 17, 2011 ... Over millennia, the air in glacier ice is pressed out, compressing the water ... as he stood watching the Endurance crack and fall, "the ice keeps.