Chasing Shackleton

Wed, 01/08/2014 - 10:00pm

Credit: Courtesy of Ed Wardle

Chasing Shackleton, a new three-part series about a modern expedition that follows the path of history’s most extraordinary survival story, premieres Wednesday, January 8, 2014 at 10 p.m. on WXXI-TV. The series follows a crew of five intrepid explorers led by renowned adventurer, scientist and author Tim Jarvis as they re-create Shackleton’s epic sea-and-land voyage in a replica of the original explorers’ boat, using only the tools and supplies his team used.