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Imperial Trans-Antarctic Expedition


The Imperial Trans-Antarctic Expedition (1914–17), also known as the Endurance Expedition, ..... On 15 January Endurance came abreast of a great glacier, the edge of which formed a ..... Wills...

Endurance 100 Expedition - Shackled to the Ice


O 25th November 2015, The Endurance South Pole 100 Expedition, led by David ... Based at Union Glacier Camp, become familiar with surroundings and the ... group who have challenged the 'real Antarctica' celebrating/paying tribute to the ...

All About Sea Ice | Exploration: Antarctic | National Snow and Ice ...


On January 28, 1820, the expedition discovered the Antarctic mainland, and Bellingshausen became one of the ... Shackleton's ship, the Endurance, sailed into the Weddell Sea in 1914 with a crew of 28 men, several dogs, and ... For the first time in 497 days, the men stood on real ground. ... State of the Cryosphere: Sea Ice .....

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


Jan 7, 2016 ... After eons of change measured in geologic time, Antarctica is now rapidly ... In February 1915, pack ice was pushing against the Endurance. ... parts of New York City, Miami and Mumbai, India—to abandon their homes. ..... Scientists are noticing the glacier is starting to “lose its grip” on the ridge as it melts, .....

The Endurance - The New York Times


It was July, midwinter in Antarctica, and the darkness of the long polar night had been upon ... Despite public talk of scientific advancement, the real objective of this first inland .... Christened by Shackleton the Beardmore Glacier after one of the ..... Arts | Automobiles | Books | Diversions | Job Market | Real Estate | Travel.

1915 Antarctic 'Endurance' Expedition Photos - Business Insider


Jun 14, 2012 ... These Unreal Photos From Shackleton's 1915 Antarctic Expedition Are One Of The Earliest ... Flickr/State Library of New South Wales collection.

Antarctic Crabs: Invasion or Endurance?


Jul 3, 2013 ... The rate of atmospheric temperature increase on the Antarctic Peninsula is ... leading to widespread retreat of glaciers on the Antarctic Peninsula [1]–[3]. ... an artefact of limited sampling rather than representing true distributions. ..... Smith et al., [16] state that this temperature rise enabled N. yaldwyni to ...

Cryospheric Sciences | Antarctica


Shakleton's Endurance finally sinks to the bottom of the Weddell sea in November 1915. .... Ice Nomads: The iSTAR traverse of Pine Island Glacier, West Antarctica .... to local ice thickness and the mechanical properties of the ice-bed interface.

Cryospheric Sciences | Image of The Week – 100 years of Endurance!


Aug 26, 2016 ... on the ship Endurance, as part of the Imperial Trans-Antarctic Expedition. ... True to the ships name the crew were forced to endure a very long journey home! ... and film the remains of the Endurance, no firm details of the current state of ... snow drifts, beautiful mountain glaciers or the vast polar ice sheets.

Welcome to the hotel Antarctica | 1843 - 1843 Magazine


I stayed at Union Glacier for all of my seven nights on Antarctica (the South Pole Camp .... For others, however, it is the ultimate expression of human endurance – and worth ... Concerned about his state of health, ALE's medics airlifted him to Punta ... Worsley was the real deal, trying to do his trip alone, with minimal support.

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British Trans-Antarctica Expedition 1914-17, Endurance, Crew and ...


An old Antarctic hand on his fourth trip south with the Endurance, Cheetham was ever .... By the time he reached South Georgia, he was in a very bad state. ... The glacier was discovered in the course of the U.S. Navy LC-130 plane flight ... Shipwreck at the Bottom of the World, The True Story of the Endurance Expedition

Endurance Glacier, Elephant Island Retreat - From a Glacier's ...


Jan 4, 2016 ... Landsat comparison from 1990 and 2015 of Endurance Glacier, ... The name is also appropriate as it takes real endurance to visit and observe the glacier as is evident in ... Posted in: Antarctic Glacier retreat, glacier climate change, Glacier ... Underway (4); Alpine Glacier-BAMS State of the Climate 2014 (3) ...

Antarctic Ice Marathon


Antarctic Ice Marathon .... Arenas, Chile, on 23 November to the marathon location at Union Glacier, Antarctica. ... Undoubtedly, 'the world's coolest 100', this ultramarathon challenge is reserved for only the toughest of endurance athletes.