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Robert Falcon Scott
After 106 Years in Antarctica, Fruitcake Still Looks 'Like New'
Too bad it smells like 'rancid butter'
- It's a good thing scientists weren't especially hungry when they stepped inside one of the earliest structures built in Antarctica recently. On a shelf in a hut in Cape Adare sat a "perfectly preserved" fruitcake apparently untouched for more than a century, reports Stuff.co.nz . Made...
Antarctic Thaw Reveals Explorer's 100-Year-Old Journal
George Murray Levick described photos in old notebook
- Surgeon, zoologist, and photographer George Murray Levick took part in a 1910-1913 Antarctic expedition as part of Captain Robert Falcon Scott's crew, and while Scott perished on a journey back from the South Pole, Levick made it off the continent alive. He didn't accompany Scott to the pole,...
Famed Antarctic Explorer's Ship Found ... Near the Arctic
Ship found by accident in 1,000 feet of water off Greenland
- The wreck of the SS Terra Nova, a ship most famous for taking Captain Robert Falcon Scott and his doomed party of explorers to the Antarctic in 1911, has been discovered—on the other side of the world, reports the
. The 187-foot-long vessel was discovered by accident off the...
Take a Tour of Famous Explorer's Polar Cabin
Google Maps heads to Antarctica
- At the turn of the 20th century, the intrepid explorers Sir Ernest Shackleton and Robert Falcon Scott built extensive huts in Antarctica and used them as base camps for their journeys to the South Pole. Now you can peer inside their famous cabins—thanks to Google Maps. The web company...
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