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A Treacherous, Ill-Fated Expedition to Antarctica – The Atlantic


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A Treacherous, Ill-Fated Expedition to Antarctica
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In 1914, Sir Ernest Shackleton and his crew embarked upon the vessel Endurance. Their destination: the South Pole, in an attempt to circumnavigate the Antarctic continent. But the Imperial Trans-Antarctic Expedition met an untimely end when the ship …

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Hitler Sent a Secret Expedition to Antarctica in a Hunt for Margarine Fat – History

Hitler Sent a Secret Expedition to Antarctica in a Hunt for Margarine Fat
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But one small chapter in Hitler's drive for new land is often overlooked: how the Third Reich's hunger for margarine led to a secret expedition to Antarctica 80 years ago. The tale begins in the summer of 1936. Hitler had completed a four-year plan to

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A snapshot of Mawson’s Antarctica expedition – in pictures – The Guardian


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A snapshot of Mawson's Antarctica expedition – in pictures
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The geologist and explorer Douglas Mawson led the Australasian Antarctic Expedition from 1911 to 1914. Comprising 31 men, including photographer Frank Hurley, it charted large segments of the east Antarctic coastline, and investigated sub-Antarctic …

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Antarctica expedition: Le Moyne College professor shares images from 22-day trip – Syracuse.com


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Antarctica expedition: Le Moyne College professor shares images from 22-day trip
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Le Moyne College associate biology professor Hilary McManus has a lot of favorite memories from the 22 days she spent traveling on-ship around Antarctica with 78 other women in STEM careers. The 2018 Homeward Bound voyage south brought together female

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Expedition To Antarctica Hopes To Discover Famed Explorer’s Lost – NewsOn6.com – Tulsa, OK – News, Weather … – News On 6


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Expedition To Antarctica Hopes To Discover Famed Explorer's Lost – NewsOn6.com – Tulsa, OK – News, Weather …
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An expedition to Antarctica seeks to uncover the lost ship of famed explorer Sir Ernest Shackleton. Researchers with Cambridge University's Scott Polar Research Institute will lead the expedition to Larsen C Ice Shelf in the spring of next year. That's

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Salem teacher will embark on expedition to Antarctica – Roanoke Times


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Salem teacher will embark on expedition to Antarctica
Roanoke Times
The stack of books about Antarctica on Judith Painter's bedside table has been growing steadily since the Salem teacher learned she'd been chosen for a December expedition there. Painter, an eighth-grade geography teacher at Andrew Lewis Middle School

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3 Singaporean women part of global expedition to Antarctica to study climate change – The Straits Times

3 Singaporean women part of global expedition to Antarctica to study climate change
The Straits Times
SINGAPORE – Social entrepreneur Anthea Ong gave up her car in 2010 after 20 years of driving to reduce her carbon footprint. In going green, she also became a vegan, avoided using plastic bags and stopped using leather products altogether. So for the

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Antarctic expedition: Scientists to explore hidden underwater world – USA TODAY


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Antarctic expedition: Scientists to explore hidden underwater world
USA TODAY
A team of scientists is heading to Antarctica this week to investigate a mysterious marine ecosystem that's been hidden for tens of thousands of years.
Scientists to explore underwater world near Antarctica that's been hidden for 120000 yearsHeraldScotland
Monster Antarctic Iceberg Gets Its Big Break in First-of-Its-Kind VideoLive Science
Antarctica Expedition to Explore Mysterious Marine Life Once Hidden by Larsen C Ice ShelfNewsweek
Gizmodo –Newsmax –British Antarctic Survey
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Antarctica Expedition to Explore Mysterious Marine Life Once Hidden by Larsen C Ice Shelf – Newsweek


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Antarctica Expedition to Explore Mysterious Marine Life Once Hidden by Larsen C Ice Shelf
Newsweek
Scientists from the British Antarctic Survey are taking off this Wednesday to explore a once-inaccessible marine ecosystem beneath the Larsen C ice shelf—where an iceberg the size of Delaware broke off last summer. The 2,240 square-mile iceberg that
Scientists Set to Explore Mysterious Seafloor Exposed by Antarctica's Giant IcebergGizmodo
Scientists Rush to Explore Underwater World Hidden Below Ice for 120000 YearsLive Science
A New Fabulous Expedition In Antarctica Will Be Conducted By A UK TeamHealth Thoroughfare
U.S. News & World Report –ZME Science –The Independent
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Expedition scales 6 peaks on Antarctica that few have climbed … – CBS News


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Expedition scales 6 peaks on Antarctica that few have climbed …
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Hidden deep within Antarctica's icy terrain lie half a dozen mountains that few climbers have summited. One group decided to scale all six peaks, something no one had ever done before. They completed the expedition in less than 10 days. Conrad Anker

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