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The Second-Worst Journey in the World: A dog-sledging expedition to Cape Crozier
Just after midwinter in 1911, following a rollicking solstice party, three men from Captain Robert Falcon Scott’s last expedition set off to gather penguin eggs from Cape Crozier, at the eastern end of Ross Island in ...
The Mummified Seals of the Dry Valleys : A literature review
(University of Canterbury, 2008)
By the accounts of most who visit them the Dry Valleys of southern Victoria Land, on the shores of the Ross Sea, exert a strange fascination. Left literally high and dry by receding glaciers, these “oases in the ice” ...