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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 ...

'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 .... 'I must now do over 16 nautical miles per day until I reach the glacier. ..... her groove on as she parties with fiancé James Packer in Italian nightclub.

Explorer Henry Worsley targets solo Antarctic crossing - BBC News


Oct 19, 2015 ... Media captionHenry Worsley explains why he is crossing Antarctica unaided ... from the country's southernmost tip will fly to Union Glacier in early November, his Antarctic logistics base. ... Sir Ernest Shackleton and his team on the pack ice after the Endurance sank ... Two dead in Florida nightclub shooting.

1915 Antarctic 'Endurance' Expedition Photos - Business Insider


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 ...

Shackleton's Icebound Survival Story, Up Close - WSJ


Nov 20, 2015 ... They climbed glacier-topped mountains to reach a whaling station, where ... The Endurance's entire crew survived, and Hurley's photos are a ... “The Enduring Eye: The Antarctic Legacy of Sir Ernest Shackleton and Frank Hurley” ends Feb. 28 and ... Two Killed, Several Injured in Florida Nightclub Shooting.

NOVA Online | Shackleton's Voyage of Endurance | Crean Glacier ...


Apr 15, 2000 ... Shackleton's Voyage of Endurance, Back to dispatch. The Crean Glacier, with Antarctic Bay to the north and Fortuna glacier in the distance to ...

1912: The Year the World Discovered Antarctica by Chris Turney ...


Nov 22, 2012 ... Anton Omelchenko at the end of the Barne Glacier on Ross Island, 1911. ... in the Endurance), and death in this context was always virtuous. .... Florida shooting: two dead and up to 17 injured outside Fort Myers nightclub ...

All alone on the coldest continent, this British explorer hopes to be ...


Nov 16, 2015 ... ... explorer with the endurance and the chutzpah to traverse Antarctica without the help ... the South Pole on the way to Shackleton Glacier and the Ross Ice Shelf, .... Mom of slain Florida teen warned son of nightclub shootings.

British explorer Henry Worsley dies crossing Antarctic, 30 miles ...


Jan 25, 2016 ... The melting of Antarctic glaciers as a consequence of global warming is concerning ... 100th anniversary of Sir Ernest Shackleton's Endurance expedition — his lifelong hero. ... Authorities: 2 killed, 17 shot at Florida nightclub.

How To Be Antarctic Explorer | Rough Guides


Aug 8, 2014 ... Emma Thomson went to find out how to be an Antarctic explorer. ... parks & reserves · Nature · Nightlife · Novelty · Off the beaten track ... This year marks the centenary of Ernest Shackleton's expedition on board his ship Endurance to Antarctica. ... Glacier-hopping in Patagonia Glac...

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


Jan 7, 2016 ... The Endurance, photographed during the Imperial Trans-Antarctic ..... Scientists are noticing the glacier is starting to “lose its grip” on the ridge ...

Explorer Henry Worsley dies attempting Antarctic crossing - BBC News


Jan 25, 2016 ... Explorer Henry Worsley dies attempting Antarctic crossing ... earlier 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. .... 8 Two dead in Florida nightclub shooting · 9 Trump mocks disabled reporter Last ...

Antarctica Expedition by Johannes Huwe


Mar 1, 2015 ... The expedition to the Antarctic began with several days spent traveling from ... His ship, the Endurance, was crushed by pack ice and his crew ... Shackleton traversed the glacier on foot, arriving in Stromness on May 20, 1916.