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Imperial Trans-Antarctic Expedition


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

The Journey - Shackleton SoloShackleton Solo |


Oct 21, 2015 ... Henry Worsley's Shackleton Solo route across Antarctica ... Henry will fly to Union Glacier, the site of his Antarctic Logistics Base, on ... Henry has based his food and fuel calculations for an 80 day ... The Endurance Obituaries.

Antarctica travel guide - Wikitravel


Open source travel guide to Antarctica, featuring up-to-date information on attractions, ... Endurance : Shackle ton's Incredible Voyage, by Alfred Lansing; Endurance, ... to Frei Station on King George Island and the ANI Union Glacier Camp, respectively. .... Cruise ships come fully prepared with landing transport, food, etc.

Exploration: Antarctic - National Snow and Ice Data Center


On January 28, 1820, the expedition discovered the Antarctic mainland, and ... They encountered more sea ice than expected, and the Endurance became trapped ... They killed the dogs because their food supply was limited, and they could not ... Cryosphere Quick Facts · All About Glaciers · All About Snow · All About...

Antarctic Explorers: Ernest Shackleton - South-Pole.com


Shackleton felt that the first crossing of the Antarctic Continent, from sea to sea via ... the arrival of the Trans-continental party at the top of the Beardmore Glacier . ... The ENDURANCE would be used to transport the Trans-continental party to the ..... the nearest point where there was any possibility of finding food and shelter.

Antarctic Ice Marathon


... Arenas, Chile, on 23 November to the marathon location at Union Glacier, Antarctica. ... this ultramarathon challenge is reserved for only the toughest of endurance ... Competitors will receive accommodation and food for their entire Antarctic ...

Life hung by a thread: endurance of Antarctic fauna in glacial periods.


Life hung by a thread: endurance of Antarctic fauna in glacial periods. ... to the food web restricted the abundance and productivity of both Antarctic terrestrial ...

Sir Ernest Shackleton | The Shackleton Foundation


Sir Ernest Henry Shackleton was a key figure in the Heroic Age of Antarctic ... the Pole in very difficult conditions, marching up to 40k a day, with food in short supply. ... Glacier passage; the first crossing of the Trans-Antarctic mountain range and it ... Shackleton returned from the Endurance expedition in the midst of the First ...

Shackleton's Antarctic Adventure Teacher's Guide - Imax

www.imax.com.au/content/resources/Shackleton Study Guide.pdf

aboard the Endurance, it is said that Shackleton posted the following notice:“Men wanted .... and crevassed glaciers on foot across South Georgia Island to a whaling station. .... provisions for food and shelter, and little hope of rescue. Web.

Union Glacier Camp | Adventure Network International


Union Glacier is the only facility of its kind in Antarctica. ... Antarctic conditions and are based on a design used by Shackleton's Endurance expedition. ... Dining. The dining tent is the heart of our camp. It has a full kitchen and dining area and ...

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Sir Ernest Shackleton's Antarctic adventure - About WGBH


But just three days into the journey, the wooden ship, Endurance, ... Well- supplied for the Antarctic crossing, they had sufficient food and warm clothing, and the ... station was on the opposite coast, across treacherous glaciers and mountains.

Endurance - Cool Antarctica


Shackleton, British Trans-Antarctica Expedition 1914-17, Endurance. ... The glacier was discovered in the course of the U.S. Navy LC-130 plane flight over the ...

NOVA Online | Shackleton's Voyage of Endurance ... - PBS


Oblivious to the fate of the Endurance, Shackleton's men based in the Ross Sea ... as the Beardmore Glacier at 83º37', stowed in two sledge journeys in 1915 and 1916. ... expedition on the other side of Antarctica, stranded for more than two years. ... They had only the clothes on their backs, and no food: clothing and stores ...

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


Ernest Shackleton and the Endurance expedition to Antarctica, into the pack ice. ... the nearest point where there was any possibility of finding food and shelter. ... evening meal while the snow drifted down from the surface of the glacier and ...

Dining in Antarctica with Quark Expeditions - Quark Expeditions® Blog


Oct 16, 2014 ... Let's see just how much Antarctic dining has changed! ... Dinner On Board the Endurance vs a Quark Expeditions Ship. We have much to be ...