Ponies seemed like a good idea at the time

One hundred years ago today, on November 1, 1911, Robert Falcon Scott and a party of sixteen men, dogs, ponies, and motor sledges left their temporary Antarctic home at Cape Evans to begin the march to the South Pole. Scott had known since January of that year that rival polar explorer Roald Amundsen was also… Continue reading Ponies seemed like a good idea at the time