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Discovery: Scott's Legacy: Programme 1 - Antarctica

April 16th, 2012

Episode 153 of 564 episodes

One hundred years ago, Robert Scott's bid to lead the first expedition to reach the South Pole may have ended in tragic failure but Kevin Fong argues the scientific discoveries were much more important than who won the polar race.

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