Dundee is home to RRS Discovery, the ship used by Captain Scott to explore the Antarctic. Built in Dundee, this incredible ship undertook a number of ground-breaking expeditions. The best thing is you don’t just have to look at it—you can climb aboard!

from mirror

Captain Scott's curse: Anniversary of hunt for body of South Pole legend


26th July 1946 Bernard “Benny” Lynch conducted the first Live Aerial Ejection Test for the Martin-Baker Company.Since that first test over 7,100 lives have been saved by Martin-Baker ejection seats,Bernard Lynch ejected himself from a Meteor III E416, piloted by Captain Scott, at 8,000 ft and 320 m.p.h. A.S.I. using 2′ dia. Drogue with 7.5″vent, Mark V release, in a test ejection for the Martin-Baker Aircraft Company.

from The Telegraph

Herbert Ponting's Captain Scott photography

Captain Robert Falcon Scott - Naval officer and polar explorer, arguably the most pioneering British explorer of The Heroic Age of Antarctic Exploration.

from Polyvore

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