Antarctic Edge

Leading at the Edge: Leadership Lessons from the Extraordinary Saga of Shackleton's Antarctic Expedition by D. Perkins

Leading at the Edge: Leadership Lessons from the Extraordinary Saga of Shackleton's Antarctic Expedition by Dennis N. T. Perkins
Publisher: AMACOM; 1 edition (May 5, 2000) | ISBN: 0814405436 | Pages: 288 | PDF | 2.45 MB

Part adventure story, part leadership guide, this intriguing book examines Shackleton's legendary Antarctic expedition through the lens of business–to reveal a set of powerful strategies for corporate leaders. In the chronicles of extraordinary adventures and against-the-odds survival, nothing compares to the story of Sir Ernest Shackleton and his team of South Pole explorers. Stranded in the frozen sea for nearly two years, they endured extreme temperatures, hazardous ice, dwindling food, complete isolation, and perpetual blackness.

The Antarctic Dive Guide: Fully Revised and Updated Third Edition  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by readerXXI at Dec. 5, 2016
The Antarctic Dive Guide: Fully Revised and Updated Third Edition

The Antarctic Dive Guide: Fully Revised and Updated Third Edition
by Lisa Eareckson Kelley
English | 2015 | ISBN: 0691163448 | 145 Pages | True PDF | 17 MB

The Antarctic Dive Guide is the first and only dive guide to the seventh continent, until recently the exclusive realm of scientific and military divers.

Scott of the Antarctic (1948)  Video

Posted by ChumPaa at June 14, 2016
Scott of the Antarctic (1948)

Scott of the Antarctic (1948)
A Film by Charles Frend
BDRip | MKV | 1h 50min | 992x720 | AVC @ 2177Kbps | AC-3 @ 256Kbps
Lang: English | Subs: None | 1.87 GB
Genre: Action | Adventure | Biography | Drama

The true story of the British explorer Robert Falcon Scott and his ill-fated expedition to try to be the first man to discover the South Pole - only to find that the murderously cold weather and a rival team of Norwegian explorers conspire against him.

A Strategic Vision for NSF Investments in Antarctic and Southern Ocean Research  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by exLib at Oct. 31, 2015
A Strategic Vision for NSF Investments in Antarctic and Southern Ocean Research

A Strategic Vision for NSF Investments in Antarctic and Southern Ocean Research
Polar Research Board; Division on Earth and Life Studies; National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine
NAS Press | 2015 | ISBN: 0309373670 9780309373678 | 155 pages | PDF | 18 MB

This volume identifies priorities and strategic steps forward for Antarctic research and observations for the next decade. This survey presents a decadal vision for strategic investments in compelling research and the infrastructure most critical for supporting this research.

The Antarctic Book of Cooking and Cleaning: A Polar Journey  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by AlenMiler at May 27, 2015
The Antarctic Book of Cooking and Cleaning: A Polar Journey

The Antarctic Book of Cooking and Cleaning: A Polar Journey by Wendy Trusler
English | May 5, 2015 | ISBN: 0062395033 | 272 Pages | EPUB/AZW3 | 12.97 MB/14.21 MB

A visually captivating, novelistic travelogue that chronicles the first civilian environmental cleanup expedition in Antarctica—an engaging true story told through anecdotes, journal entries, vignettes, recipes, and archival and contemporary photography.

Life in Antarctic Deserts and other Cold Dry Environments: Astrobiological Analogs  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by ChrisRedfield at May 25, 2015
Life in Antarctic Deserts and other Cold Dry Environments: Astrobiological Analogs

Peter T. Doran, W. Berry Lyons, Diane M. McKnight - Life in Antarctic Deserts and other Cold Dry Environments: Astrobiological Analogs
Published: 2010-06-07 | ISBN: 0521889197 | PDF | 320 pages | 6 MB
Leading at the Edge: Leadership Lessons from the Extraordinary Saga of Shackleton's Antarctic Expedition (Repost)

Leading at the Edge: Leadership Lessons from the Extraordinary Saga of Shackleton's Antarctic Expedition by Dennis N.T. Perkins
English | May 5, 2000 | ISBN: 0814431941, 0814405436 | 268 Pages | PDF | 2.4 MB

The Edge of Physics: A Journey to Earth's Extremes to Unlock the Secrets of the Universe  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by ChrisRedfield at March 1, 2015
The Edge of Physics: A Journey to Earth's Extremes to Unlock the Secrets of the Universe

Anil Ananthaswamy - The Edge of Physics: A Journey to Earth's Extremes to Unlock the Secrets of the Universe
Published: 2010-03-02 | ISBN: 0618884688, 0547394527 | PDF + DJVU + EPUB + MOBI | 336 pages | 33 MB

Antarctic Peninsula & Tierra del Fuego (repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by MoneyRich at Sept. 29, 2014
Antarctic Peninsula & Tierra del Fuego (repost)

Antarctic Peninsula & Tierra del Fuego: 100 years of Swedish-Argentine scientific cooperation at the end of the world by Jorge Rabassa
CRC Press; 1 edition | November 21, 2006 | English | ISBN: 0415413796 | 214 pages | PDF | 3 MB

This symposium, held in Argentina in March 2003, commemorates Otto Nordenskjöld’s 1901 expedition, and pays tribute to the Swedish and Argentinian explorers who took on the challenge of early fieldwork in Patagonia and Antarctica. This theme is extended to include recent fieldwork in the natural sciences in the Archipelago of Tierra del Fuego, the Antarctic Peninsula and the sub-Antarctic seas, and celebrates the fruitfulness of continuing Swedish-Argentinian scientific cooperation.

Antarctic Futures: Human Engagement with the Antarctic Environment [Repost]  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by ChrisRedfield at Sept. 20, 2014
Antarctic Futures: Human Engagement with the Antarctic Environment [Repost]

Tina Tin, Daniela Liggett, Patrick T Maher, Machiel Lamers - Antarctic Futures: Human Engagement with the Antarctic Environment
Published: 2013-10-04 | ISBN: 9400765819 | PDF | 360 pages | 5 MB