Monthly Archives: November 2012


Posted in Images

Of philosophic mien

“Three emperor penguins made their appearance in a lead west of the ship on May 3. They pushed their heads throught the young ice while two of the men were standing by the lead. The men imitated the emperor’s call … Continue reading

Posted in Images, Shackleton


James, right; Hussey, left; anemometer, center

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“Scottish War Cries”

[youtube: Sound the Pibroch, Makem & Clancy

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Fable of the (Giant Jumping) Mouse

[youtube: — courtesy Chief Morale Officer

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Shackleton’s cabin

“I lived alone aft.”

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Pressure drop

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