Antarctic Expedition

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King Edward VII Land
... on January 30, 1902, by the British National Antarctic Expedition (BrNAE) (1901–1904) under Robert Falcon Scott, who named it King Edward VII Land for King Edward VII of the United Kingdom ... The coastline was further explored by the Nimrod Expedition under Ernest Shackleton in 1908-09, and the first landfall was made by a party of the Japanese ... by exploration conducted by the Byrd Antarctic Expedition (1933–1935) and the United States Antarctic Service (USAS) Expedition (1939–1941) ...
Mc Donald Ice Rumples
... on Elephant Island during the Imperial Trans-Antarctic Expedition ... The Royal Society IGY expeditions occupied a base nearby (1955–59) and were familiar with this feature ... Imperial Trans-Antarctic Expedition People Weddell Sea party William Bakewell Perce Blackborow Alfred Cheetham Robert Clark Tom Crean Daniel Gooch Charles Green Lionel Greenstreet ...
Shcherbakov Range
... Discovered and plotted from air photos by German Antarctic Expedition, 1938-39 ... Mapped from air photos and surveys by Norwegian Antarctic Expedition, 1956–60 remapped by Soviet Antarctic Expedition, 1960–61, and named after Soviet scientist D.I ...
Congressional Silver Medal
... be made for the officers and men of the Byrd antarctic expedition ... directed that silver medals be made for the deserving personnel of the Second Byrd Antarctic Expedition that spent the winter night at Little America or who ... gold, silver, and bronze medals be made for the members of the United States Antarctic Expedition of 1939-1941 (Public Law 79-185, 59 Stat ...
List Of Antarctic Expeditions - 2000s
2000 Katsuragi Expedition 2004 Together to the Pole - a Polish four-man expedition led by Marek Kamiński, with Jan Mela (a teenage double amputee, who in the same year reached also the North Pole) 2004–2005. 2005 Ice Challenger Expedition travelled to the South Pole in a six-wheeled vehicle. 2005–2006 Spanish Trans-Antarctic Expedition, led by Ramon Larramendi, reached the Southern Pole of Inaccessibility using kite-sleds ...

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    It is a sort of ranger service. Arnold’s expedition is a daily experience with these settlers. They can prove that they were out at almost any time; and I think that all the first generation of them deserve a pension more than any that went to the Mexican war.
    Henry David Thoreau (1817–1862)