Even before the 55-year-old former army officer made the agonizing call, his journey was full of harrowing moments. Continue reading →
A new book chronicles the modern-day adventures of two brothers on a very old-fashioned road trip.
The photos depict day-to-day life at the Antarctic base camp of ill-fated explorer Robert Falcon Scott.
The Crocker Land Expedition, a largely forgotten early 20th century trek to northwest Greenland, resulted in the collection of thousands of scientific specimens and some of the first video footage from the Arctic.
The move would help ease congestion on the mountain.