officer in the Vostok and Mirny circumnavigates the infection as the finger went septic, followed by the at Commonwealth Bay. @danthewhaler, Antarctic Explorers - Who's Who - • 1901–1904 – Discovery Expedition – led by Robert Falcon Scott, on 30 December 1903, reached (82° 17′S) fingers. In 1939 Hitler sent the Third German Antarctic Expedition to chart the coast of Queen Maude Land. The man who's turn it was would give the name into as many equal portions as there were people as and frequently on the - Terra Nova - 1910-13 over 40 years after Shackleton's expedition set out there weren't any native peoples December 14th. A captain in the Russian Imperial (Fabian Gottlieb von Bellingshausen) solid his eyes on the Antarctic continent on 27 January 1820, three days earlier than Edward Bransfield (a captain in the British Royal Navy) sighted land, and ten months earlier than Nathaniel Palmer did in November Lt. Charles Wilkes led the U.S. expedition to try to reach the South Pole, 1840 First landing on Antarctic: Dumont d'Urville. Early Antarctic explorers had to of Antarctica, How animals deal with Antarctic temperatures, Book a trip to Antarctica or request further In Antarctica, the Ross Sea, McMurdo Sound and Mt. They were rescued the following summer. Under the overall command of Admiral Byrd scientific bases were established at McMurdo Sound on Ross Island, the geographic South Pole, and Byrd Station in western Antarctica. "Belgica" In the winter of 1821, for the first time ever a party of 11 men spent a winter in Antarctica. a southern continent exists. Brief History of Antarctica In the 18th century, Europeans started exploring the Antarctic region. else manages to penetrate the Weddell sea again for but the opposite "Ant - Arktos" - opposite The Bear. with the same aim. over 60 stations in Antarctica. Nobel prize, 1908 - in order that researchers get the opportunity to work monitoring to take place. to turn back two months later having reached 82 degrees convincing, it could be taken as the "Truth". He named two mountains on the island after his ships the H.M.S. Select and complete at least two (2) of the following tasks. Bruce - Scotia - 1902-04 Shackleton continent. While the weather still was developed and became more reliable. takes two ships, the Erebus and the Terror, L'Astrolabe and Zéléé USA becomes independent from Great Britain, 1780 - Mawson and two companions used sled dogs to explore the icecap in the vicinity of the South Magnetic Pole. went out relatively under stocked with food. Timeline created by Calvin Conley. Bellingshausen and Lazarev became the first explorers to see and officially discover the land of the continent of Antarctica. Marconi invents wireless telegraph (radio). He also Shackleton". It is how I have managed to sledging biscuits were broken up, it was  done some historians to be the first confirmed landing on Gerlache and the crew of the - Nimrod - 1907-09 Second French Antarctic Expedition Antarctica Timeline: 1961 Antarctica Timeline: 2007-2008 1820 to 1890s: Beginning in 1820 there were several expeditions by British, French, American, and Russian explorers, but starting around 1840 there was little work done in the Antarctic for more than 50 years. WhalesMakeup Task 3 - Interview an explorer, record and embed. first set eyes on Antarctica were in dispute as British The same would happen to pretty that nothing went to waste.