The family of legendary polar explorer Tom Crean have spoken of their pride after seeing his portrait take to the skies on the tailfin of
Today is Roald Dahl Day!
The granddaughter of legendary Antarctic explorer Tom Crean believes he would probably wonder what all the fuss is about after Norwegian airlines named him their first Irish ‘tailfin hero’.
EVERYTHING is very plain and modern now,” a dying man tells the author Jack London roughly halfway through Minds of Winter, warning the writer against the gothic, supernatural excesses of the yarn he is spinning in a hospital ward.
On its centenary, Ryle Dwyer looks at an extraordinary rescue in the South Atlantic involving two Irishmen
A remarkable set of rare medals awarded to explorer Ernest Shackleton for his Antarctic expeditions are up for auction.
Shackleton: By Endurance We Conquer
A New Zealand man has had the misfortune to find himself part of a renegade Norwegian crew heading for Antarctica.
THE granddaughter of Captain Scott said the anniversary of his arrival at the South Pole brought “a mixture of pride and sadness” for his descendants.
TODAY commemorates the 100th anniversary of one of the most extraordinary achievements in Antarctic exploration.
A MODEST cottage in Courtmacsherry not only has a superb vantage point over the bay, but it was once the home of the Antarctic explorer Patrick Keohane.
A COMMEMORATIVE set of coins marking Irish Antarctic explorers Earnest Shackleton and Tom Crean are being issued.
THE daughter of legendary Antarctic explorer Tom Crean was guest of honour yesterday at the passing-out parade at the Irish naval headquarters.
Fashion house Burberry pledged to ramp up expansion today as it celebrated an “outstanding” 12% rise in underlying earnings for its 150th anniversary year.
A GROUP of Irish antarctic exploration enthusiasts yesterday spent a total of €38,000 on historic items which belonged to Cork- born Polar explorer Patrick Keohane.
A photo of The Endurance carried by Sir Ernest Shackleton on his 750-mile voyage to save his marooned crew was expected to fetch up to £20,000 when it was set to go on sale today.
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