An international team of explorers returned last week from a grueling 700-mile dog-sled journey from the Arctic Ocean to Eagle, Alaska. They were the first to re-trace the route that legendary explorer Roald Amundsen took in 1905 after his historic ... Alaskapublic.org, 3 weeks ago
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uses readings of the diaries and letters of Captain Scott, his companions, and those of his Norwegian rival Roald Amundsen - to tell the story of their epic South Pole expeditions in theirPerth Now, 4 days ago
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Historic First Passenger Crossing Of Kennedy Channel to Be Attempted This Summer April 20, 2016Quark Expeditions®, the world leader in polar expedition travel, is excited to share the details of its upcoming attempt...
Kennedy Channel Crossing Were thrilled our Extreme Greenland expedition passengers have this rare opportunity to be a part of polar exploration history, said Andrew White, President of Quark Expeditions®. Seattle, WA (PRWEB) April 21, ...PRWeb, 1 week ago
One hundred years ago, Norwegian explorer Roald Amundsen bravely traversed the mysterious, ice-filled Northwest Passage on a modest, 45-ton fishing vessel with six men. The first expedition ever to make it through the treacherous passage, it was ...TheStreet.com, 3 weeks ago Global warming makes this luxury cruise through the Northwest Passage possible — but perilous Mashable, 1 month ago
Comments VLISSINGEN, the Netherlands, Jan. 6, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- After successful exploration runs in 2013 and 2015 the Dutch polar cruise company Oceanwide Expeditions has announced two new expeditions to the Ross Sea in 2017. The ...AndhraNews.net, 1 month ago
More than a hundred years after a Japanese expedition received a chilly welcome in Sydney after a failed Antarctic mission, the icebreaker Shirase has docked here to something of a hero's welcome. The two events are not disconnected. The Shirase ...Sydney Morning Herald, 1 month ago Shirase returns to Sydney a hero after rescuing 66 Australians WA Today, 1 month ago
See author and journalist Peter FitzSimons tell the story of four great Antarctic explorers: Mawson, Scott, Amundsen and Shackleton, weaving together for the first time their legendary feats into one thrilling account. Email Speaker:Peter ...Australian Geographic, 21 hours ago
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At the dawn of modernism, in the late nineteenth century, the activity of avant-garde artists often resembled rival expeditions into uncharted polar regions. The goal was to discover novel spheres of expression: the unspoken word, the unpainted ...New Yorker, 4 weeks ago
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