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The Endurance: Shackleton's Legendary Antarctic Expedition

Restored Photos From Shackleton's Antarctic Expedition

A colorized photo by Frank Hurley, Ernest Shackleton’s photographer, shows the Endurance trapped in the ice of the Weddell Sea just off Antarctica.

Doomed ship: The expedition of 130 men disappeared while searching for the fabled Northwest Passage in the icy wastes off northern Canada. Further evidence has come to light that they turned to cannibalism to survive

Dead sailors' bones boiled for marrow by shipmates, say scientists

HMS 'Erebus' in the Ice, 1846 by Francois Etienne Musin prints from Royal Museums Greenwich.

The Architect of Ruins Returns: I scanned more imaginary buildings by Minoru Nomata for But Does it Float (see my 2011 post there too) Source: butdoesitfloat.com

The Architect of Ruins Returns: I scanned more imaginary buildings by Minoru Nomata for But Does it Float (see my 2011 post there too)

Endurance frozen in pack ice - January 1915 from Shackleton and the Endurance Expedition

Antarctica Antique Map South Pole   - Explore the World with Travel Nerd Nici, one Country at a Time. http://TravelNerdNici.com

Antarctica Antique Map South Pole - Explore the World with Travel Nerd Nici, one Country at a Time. http://TravelNerdNici.com

Shackleton and the Endurance Expedition 1st Stamp (2016) Striving to free Endurance - February 1915

Shackleton and the Endurance Expedition stamp Striving to free Endurance - February 1915

The expedition managed to survive and wondered around the South Pole for 497 days right up to 1917. Description from shahidulnews.com. I searched for this on bing.com/images

Frank Hurley: A Photographer from the Heroic Age of Antarctic ExplorationThe Heroic Age of Antarctic Exploration underwent during the twilight of the century when the Antarctic continent became a.

Members of Sir Ernest Shackleton's expedition struggle to move north in life boats after their ship is trapped in ice.

It's the ultimate Scotch on ice. Whisky lovers are celebrating the recovery of five crates of Scotch and brandy belonging to Sir Ernest Shackleton, buried for more than 100 years in the ice under the explorer's hut in Antarctica, the BBC reported.

Under the command of Sir Ernest Shackleton, the Endurance set sail from England for the Antarctic in August 1914.  By January of 1915, the ship was approximately one day short of its destination of Vahsel Bay before becoming icebound for ten months and eventually crushed.   Miraculously, all 28 men aboard survived and returned home.

The Most Amazing Survival Story Ever

Sir Ernest Shackleton was a hero for saving his crew on a doomed Antarctic expedition in While waiting to be rescued, Shackleton's team learned to play bridge, and they were enthralled by it.

For the past 100 years, a box of never-before-seen negatives has been preserved in a block of ice in Antarctica. The negatives are believed to be from Ernest Shackleton's 1914-1917 Ross Sea Party, a group that was stranded in the hut during a blizzard when their ship blew out to sea. They were eventually rescued, but the box remained buried until now.

5 Amazing Antarctic Expedition Photographs from Ago

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