The Voyage of the James Caird, was, for the six crewmen, and ordeal of immense proportions. They suffered hunger, thirst and freezing temperatures, compounded by the cramped conditions on the tiny lifeboat, which was constantly under siege from the monstrous ocean they were attempting to traverse.
A brief overview of the life of Ireland's greatest Antarctic explorer.
The Discovery and Terra Nova Expeditions.
The remarkable tale of heroism and survival on The Endurance Expedition
Some amazing facts and information all about the frozen continent. For kids and adults alike!