Scott of the Antarctic – Exploring a Maligned Hero

It is one hundred years since Captain Robert Falcon Scott closed his eyes for the final time in a lonely tent on the continent of Antarctica. His two trusted companions were probably already dead; they died as heroes, a glorious death for an ambitious cause. Some may not know much about Scott of the Antarctic; they may have read or …

An Attitude for Adventure

 “Life’s an adventure or nothing at all.” – Helen Keller  Spirit of Adventure We have all heard of the phrase “Spirit of Adventure” it is often tossed about like confetti to describe anybody or anything that displays a little free spirit. If we actually think about it, it probably still conjures up images of fresh faced, young, athletic, all American …