Captain Robert Falcon Scott, intrepid explorer and famous diarist, blogs from his fateful Terra Nova Antarctic expedition of 1910-12. In keeping with what he was actually doing day-by-day, but from a unique perspective. Follow him as he leads his party to a cold and lonely death!
Monday, July 26, 2010
24 July, 1911
Blizzard continued. We recorded gusts of 82 mph, though Simpson gets readings 20% higher in a less sheltered position; therefore e can assume gusts of 100 mph, which is hurricane force. It is warmer though.