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Historic Antarctica Weddell Sea expedition sets sail to unearth 'Endurance' wreckage

by ITV 11 Jan 00:31 UTC
Only a handful of ships have been to the Weddell Sea since Ernest Shackleton's ship, Endurance, visited the area. © ITV

A team of scientists investigating one of the most remote regions in the Antarctica hiding the "historic" Endurance wreckage have embarked on their expedition.

The S.A. Agulhas II vessel has set sail towards the Larsen C Ice Shelf, the fourth largest ice shelf in the Antarctica, where only a "handful of ships" have traveled to.

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