Endurance22 Expedition to Antarctica

Current Location

Buzzards Bay, Massachusetts

More than 100 years after Ernest Shackleton's ship, Endurance, sank off Antarctica, a team of underwater search experts is going back to find it! Join the expedition at explore.reachtheworld.org.


The Endurance22 Expedition team has settled into a bit of a routine as we steam across the ocean towards the Weddell Sea. Climb aboard and experience a typical week aboard the S.A. Agulhas II.


Hi explorers! This is Ziev, RTW’s Endurance22 Program Associate. Last weekend, I attended an amazing marine robotics competition known as the MATE II ROV New England Regionals. Let’s check it out!

Field Notes

Meet S.A. Agulhas II Chief Steward, Adrian Morgan! Adrian has worked on this ship for more than three years, and he shares here his daily routine, home life in Cape Town, and adventures at sea.


Reach the World reconnects with Endurance22 Expedition Leader Dr. John Shears to learn more about current efforts to preserve the wreck of Shackleton's Endurance in the Weddell Sea.