Robert Falcon Scott

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English explorer who reached the South Pole just a month after Amundsen

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Part-owner Tony Coleman said that the removal of the 13-year-old, who is recovering well from a fractured skull sustained in August, coincided with the departure from the TRC of Catherine Cartmell, who worked there for three years and looked after Captain Scott.
However, they went on to complete the clean sweep over their nearest rivals thanks to a goal from captain Scott Brown just after the break.
WHAT: Commonwealth Victim Advocate Jennifer Storm and Pennsylvania State Police Captain Scott Price will announce the new partnership and explain how it will help victims of sexually violent predators.
1912: British explorer Captain Scott reached the South Pole - only to find the Norwegian Roald Amundsen had arrived a month earlier.
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While Pearce appears to have little more than an outside chance of keeping the manager's job long term, his captain Scott Parker's prospects of retaining the armband look good.
THE leader of a team of adventurers said he hoped Captain Scott was looking down and smiling as they played a game of "extreme" cricket at the South Pole to mark the 100th anniversary of his arrival there.
Cammalleri's goal, 3:17 into overtime with Ducks captain Scott Niedermayer in the penalty box, capped a rally.
An auction at Christie's in London with the theme of exploration and travel, included photographs of the first ever flight over Everest and Captain Lawrence Oates' sleeping bag case from his ill-fated South Pole expedition with Captain Scott in 1912.
Jane Goodall DBE, United Nations Messenger of Peace, has called "Bear: Heart of a Hero - The Story of America's Most Decorated Dog" (Hero Dog Publications), by Captain Scott Shields and Nancy West, "one of the best human/animal relationship stories I know of.
1912 British explorer Captain Scott reached the South Pole only to find the Norwegian Amundsen had arrived 35 days earlier.
It seems like home ice is the momentum in this series,'' Devils captain Scott Stevens said.
Captain Scott Pearson, a sport fish captain who usually operates off the Florida coast, had been using KVH's TracVision products for seven years and was the first person to have the new, improved TracVision G4-HP, which he now uses on his 80-foot Donzi sportfishing yacht.
EXPLORER Sir Ranulph Fiennes has backed an urgent appeal to save negatives of photographs taken by Captain Scott on his ill-fated last polar expedition.
SCOTLAND captain Scott Brown yesterday urged Scots to give up alcohol for a month in aid of cancer research.