Robert Falcon Scott
Experience the amazing adventures of Robert Falcon Scott!
The First Adventure
In his early thirties, Robert Falcon Scott attempted to reach Antarctica with Ernest Shackleton on their ship, the discovery. They nearly reached the South Pole and had gone about 483 kilometres further than anyone else. They had only 772 kilometres to go until they reached the South Pole. In 93 days they had covered 1445 kilometres but were forced to turn back.
The Deadly Mission
After finally reaching the Antarctica, Robert Falcon Scott found he had been beaten by Norwegian explorer, Roald Amundsen. Then, Scott realised he had to make the perilous return journey.