Captain Scott

Scott, Oates and Cherry-Garrard

Simon Evans | Posted 11.12.2014 | UK Comedy
Simon Evans

Overshadowed by the centenary of the outbreak of the First World War this year has been another hundred year anniversary, that of the launch of the Imperial Trans-Antarctic expedition. It was of course a heroic failure, one which ended the heroic age of polar exploration...

Brit Polar Explorers Take on Captain Scott's Terra Nova Expedition

Ben Whitmarsh | Posted 02.12.2013 | UK
Ben Whitmarsh

His name is Ben Saunders and he is about to walk the equivalent of 69 marathons back to back. That's 9 and a half hours of walking per day over 110 days. And he is doing it in the South Pole.

Great Scott! Polar Explorer's Lost Photos Go On Show For The First Time

The Huffington Post UK | Alice E. Vincent | Posted 18.10.2012 | Home

Previously unseen photographs from Captain Scott's doomed 1911 expedition to the South Pole have been discovered, some of which were taken by the ill-...

The Great Ealing Film Challenge 86: Scott of the Antarctic (1948)

Dr Keith M. Johnston | Posted 26.09.2012 | UK Entertainment
Dr Keith M. Johnston

In the numerous celebrations and commentaries around the 100th anniversary of Scott's expedition in 2012, few mentioned this Ealing hagiography of Captain Scott (John Mills), the studio's big budget Technicolor epic of Antarctic exploration.

Explore Historic Antarctic Sites With Google Maps

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 17.07.2012 | UK Tech

It used to be tough to explore the South Pole. In fact, when Ernest Shackleton was looking for men in 1913, he posted an advert which said "me...

Unseen Photos From Captain Scott's Doomed Polar Expedition Revealed 100 Years On

PA | Posted 17.01.2012 | Home

Photographs taken by Captain Scott on his final expedition are to be saved for the nation - exactly 100 years since his team reached the South Pole. ...