Full Program: Follow Tim Jarvis on his mission to uncover what really happened on Shackleton’s journey. 55:41
CHASING SHACKLETON, a three-part series, follows a modern expedition that re-creates Sir Ernest Shackleton's... 00:31
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Series Description: A crew of six men, led by explorer Tim Jarvis, is attemptING to follow in Shackleton's wake. Using exactly the same equipment and clothing used a century before, Jarvis and his crew take themselves beyond the point of no-return. Using their first-hand extreme experience measured against historical accounts and contemporary scientific, meteorological and medical analysis, they unlock the secrets of Shackleton's survival, measure themselves against his heroic feat -- or die in the process.
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These episodes of Chasing Shackleton aired in the last few months on Iowa Public Television.