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1816: The Year Without a Summer That Changed The World

1816: The Year Without a Summer That Changed The World

The Year Without A Summer That Changed The World - 1821 Mount Tamboro Eruption Engraving by Leon Sonrel

Drawing of Francis Long

Drawing of Francis Long

The castaways adrift on the sea ice, Sir Ernest Shackleton and Frank Wild are standing together at the left of the picture - Ocean Camp, Weddell Sea during the 'Endurance' 1914 - 1916 expedition to the Antarctic led by Shackleton.

The castaways adrift on the sea ice, Sir Ernest Shackleton and Frank Wild are standing together at the left of the picture - Ocean Camp, Weddell Sea during the 'Endurance' 1914 - 1916 expedition to the Antarctic led by Shackleton.

[Living quarters at Fort Conger Lake, 1881]

[Living quarters at Fort Conger Lake,

Robert Bartlett

Robert Bartlett

James Booth Lockwood

James Booth Lockwood

Mukpie. Inuit. ca. 1914. Photo by Lomen Brothers. Nome, Alaska. Source - Library of Congress.

Photo by Lomen Brothers. Source - Library of Congress. She was the youngest person aboard and one of the survivors of the S.

In 2007 Canada Goose invited two traditional sewers from an Inuit community on Baffin Island to share Inuit knowledge with the Canada Goose design team.  Meeka Atagootak and Rebecca Kiliktee led Canada Goose through an exciting learning process. They showed their hosts why zippers were not used on the full length of the jacket and why the shell of the parka should be removable. In the end Meeka and Rebecca helped to create the Baffin Anorak – a one-of-a-kind, truly Canadian parka.

In 2007 Canada Goose invited two traditional sewers from an Inuit community on Baffin Island to share Inuit knowledge with the Canada Goose design team. Meeka Atagootak and Rebecca Kiliktee led Canada Goose through an exciting learning process. They showed their hosts why zippers were not used on the full length of the jacket and why the shell of the parka should be removable. In the end Meeka and Rebecca helped to create the Baffin Anorak – a one-of-a-kind, truly Canadian parka.

Winter quarters of HM ships Resolute and Intrepid 53 & 54 in the pack, there -56 Faht.

Winter quarters of HM ships Resolute and Intrepid 53 & 54 in the pack, there Faht. between 1856 and drawing : graphite, ink wash and opaque white.

Comander W. S. Schley  and his relief expedition crew with the six survivors of the Greely Expedition, June 1884

Comander W. Schley and his relief expedition crew with the six survivors of the Greely Expedition, June 1884

Frozen Ocean - The Search for Franklin

“This Day in Environmental History: 1845 HMS Erebus, HMS Terror under Franklin set sail on doomed expedition to Arctic”

The Terra Nova on Scotts Last Expedition by Herbert Ponting

Robert Falcon Scott’s wrecked ship Terra Nova found off Greenland “She went through a lot in her lengthy history and really was the pinnacle of Scottish wooden shipbuilding.

Canadian men - 1913 New Brunswick

Maritime Museum honours Canada’s Arctic expedition - WE Vancouver

Erest Shackleton's epic Antarctic Expedition was captured by Endurance ship photographer Frank Hurley, 1915.

Endurance: Shackleton's Antarctic Adventure

A new display using the images of the Endurance ship photographer Frank Hurley tells the extraordinary tale of Ernest Shackleton in the Antarctic.