Shackleton

Hard journey, soft landing

The crew of the Alexandra Shackleton arrived at King Haakon Bay, South Georgia early in the morning on 4 February (AEDT) completing the first leg of their expedition.

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Antarctica sightseeing flight.

To Antarctica, in a day

From 3000 metres, Lissa Christopher views the frozen continent on a flight-seeing tour - and she's home for dinner.

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Lucky dip ... an emperor penguin rookery on the Weddell Sea.

Into the deep freeze

Surrounded by penguins and pack ice, Robert Upe hears tales of polar endurance in the Weddell Sea.

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