What do 21st-century scientists eat when living and working in places that cannot support human life? Almost anything, as long as it comes with chilli sauce, says Dr Steve Pointing from the School...
It was eight in the morning and the sky had cleared to suggest good weather. At least that's what it looked like from my cabin window. So I went outside onto the observation deck.
The Third Man Factor
by John Geiger
'Men wanted for hazardous journey. Small wages. Bitter cold. Long months of complete darkness. Constant danger. Safe return doubtful. Honour and recognition in case of success.'
Earlier this month, TVB Pearl aired the excellent drama series Shackleton, starring Kenneth Branagh, about the explorer Sir Ernest Shackleton.
Just before turning off my TV one morning last week after the ABC World News on TVB Pearl, I saw a promotional clip for a four-part drama series titled Shackleton.
Part two of this four-part dramatisation of intrepid explorer Sir Ernest Shackleton's attempt to cross the South Pole.
Shackleton: Breaking The Ice
This is the true story of Sir Ernest Shackleton's 1914 expedition to the South Pole and his epic struggle to lead his 28-man...
LEARNING to appreciate the environment is the first step towards conservation, according to a Hong Kong resident who visited the Antarctic earlier this year, bringing home with him a message of...
AHONG KONG laundryman became the most unlikely hero in the British military this year when HMS Endurance sailed further south than any other Royal Navy ship to break Sir Ernest Shackleton's long...
ENDURANCE (Next Best) can take a select but quality sixth event under Tony Cruz at Sha Tin this afternoon.