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Chasing Shackleton

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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Thursday, Jan 9, 2014 - 6:00 PM
"1 of 3"
Veteran polar explorer Tim Jarvis seeks to re-create the 800-mile boat journey and deadly mountain crossing of South Georgia made by Sir Ernest Shackleton 100 years ago to seek rescue for his crew still stranded in the ice of Antarctic. Jarvis recruits five explorers to wear 1914 clothes, eat basic food and sail in a replica of the tiny wooden boat Shackleton traveled in. G
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Thursday, Jan 23, 2014 - 6:00 PM "3 of 3" (WORLD)
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