Endurance Glacier is a broad glacier north of Mount Elder, draining south-east to the south coast of Elephant Island in the South Shetland Islands of Antarctica, and is the main discharge glacier ... which anchored off the glacier on several occasions in support of the Joint Services Expedition to Elephant Island, 1970– 71.
Endurance was the three-masted barquentine in which Sir Ernest Shackleton sailed for the Antarctic on the 1914 Imperial Trans-Antarctic Expedition. She was launched in 1912 from Sandefjord in Norway and was crushed by ice, causing her to sink three years later in the Weddell Sea off Antarctica. ... Out of service: 1915.
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Jul 12, 2017 ... It was in the Weddell Sea that Ernest Shackleton's ship, Endurance, became trapped ... changes in these once-frozen regions within their professional lifetimes. ... updates and special offers for The New York Times's products and services. ... Icebergs routinely break off Antarctica's glaciers and ice shelves, ...
Sep 6, 2017 ... The story of Ernest Shackleton is one that many of our polar cruise travelers enjoy reliving as they make their way through the Antarctic.
In 1914, as the shadow of war falls across Europe, a party led by veteran explorer Sir Ernest Shackleton sets out to become the first to traverse the Antarctic ...
Jul 29, 2012 ... The Australian photographer travelled to Antarctica six times, including as part of the ill-fated Endurance expedition led by Shackleton.
The lower Taylor Glacier subglacial brine reservoir and Blood Falls are globally ... The Taylor Glacier is an important site for Antarctic glaciological and ..... the Taylor Glacier terminus conducted by the ENDURANCE (Environmentally .... the production of educational resources or services) that cannot be served elsewhere;.