Endurance in the pack ice much resembling a billowy sea
Photographer: Hurley, James Francis (Frank) (1885-1962). Expedition: Imperial Trans-Antarctic Expedition 1914-17. Leader: Ernest Shackleton. Date: 1915. The ship Endurance beset in the ice with hummocked ice (weathered pressure ice) in the foreground.
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Adelie penguins. Mawson - Life and Death in Antarctica, 2008
A colour image of a waddle of Adelie penguins on an iceberg.In a bold historical experiment, adventurer Tim Jarvis retraces the gruelling experience, with similar meagre rations, primitive clothing and equipment to uncover what happened to Mawson physically—and mentally—as a man hanging on the precipice of life and death.
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Winter weather Jan 3rd 2017
The sun sets behind the old West Pier in Brighton, East Sussex, a commuters faced a frosty start as they returned to work after the festive break as temperatures dropped below freezing across swathes of the country.
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