Scott Expedition

A collection of 17 posts

An Interesting Use of Drones

> In this national park, the only way to visit is via livestreaming drones http://t.co/UxyXanyIin pic.twitter.com/axcLnV1Rvv [http://t.co/axcLnV1Rvv] — Co.Exist (@FastCoExist) January 13, 2015 [https://twitter.

Speaking of Scott...

> Blimey. A friend of my mum's has a copy of The Worst journey in the World signed by two of Scott's men pic.twitter.com/gHTUwiZMOU [http://t.co/gHTUwiZMOU] — Ben Saunders (@polarben)

Noting Loss

The Writer's Almanac [http://writersalmanac.publicradio.org/index.php?date=2014/03/29] reports that today is the anniversary of the last entry in Robert Falcon Scott's diary. Writer's Almanac also passes on

Summing Up a Trip to the South Pole

In his TED talk yesterday [http://blog.ted.com/2014/03/20/the-hardest-105-days-of-my-life-ben-saunders-at-ted2014/?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+TEDBlog+%28TEDBlog%29] , Ben Saunders summed up his trip to

The Next Antarctic Expedition

> "Difficulties are just things to overcome, after all." Sir Ernest Shackleton. — Team ITACE (@ITACE2014) March 17, 2014 [https://twitter.com/ITACE2014/statuses/445660692557729792] Team ITACE, the Imperial Trans-Antarctic Centenary Expedition, has 228 days

In the spirit of...

> "The only true failure would be not to explore."Shackleton's historic expedition, illustrated http://t.co/ZDVpov7PNe pic.twitter.com/HXYNExKAsE [http://t.co/HXYNExKAsE] — Maria Popova (@brainpicker) February 27, 2014 [https://twitter.