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The Endurance leaning to one side during the Imperial Trans-Antarctic Expedition, 1914-17, led by Ernest Shackleton | Frank Hurley/Scott Polar Research Institute, University of Cambridge/Getty Images
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Antarctic Researchers Hope to Find Shackleton’s Endurance

The Larsen C ice shelf is the primary focus of an upcoming expedition to Antarctica. But researchers will remain on the look out for wreckage of the historic ship.

Explorer Frank Wild (1873-1939) looks at the wreckage of the Endurance during the Imperial Trans-Antarctic Expedition, 1914-17, led by Ernest Shackleton. | Frank Hurley/Scott Polar Research Institute, University of Cambridge/Getty Images