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Elephant Island

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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 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 ...

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 ...

Antarctica: the beautiful south | Travel | The Guardian

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Dec 17, 2011 ... Ice snaps, birds cry and once in a fabulous while, a glacier or an ... said as he stood watching the Endurance crack and fall, "the ice keeps." ...

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...

2015 Expedition Line-up | Adventure Network International

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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.

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 ...

Local Lawyer to Run Seven Marathons in Seven Days on Seven ...

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Jan 18, 2016 ... 23 with a marathon at Union Glacier, Antarctica, where temperatures may climb as high as about 20 degrees Fahrenheit, while the low will ...

Ernest Shackleton and the Endurance expedition ... - Cool Antarctica

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Ernest Shackleton and the Endurance expedition to Antarctica, the voyage of the ... A glacier at Point Wild on Elephant Island, those remaining would have seen ...

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.

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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 End of the End of the World - 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 ..... 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.

Ultimate endurance test: 7 marathons, 7 days, 7 continents | U.S. ...

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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 ...