Century Old Whisky Recovered from the Ice of Antarctica

Whisky bottles belonging to the antarctic explorer Ernest Shackleton, kept on ice for more than 100 years, have been found and retrieved from beneath the explorer's abandoned hut. The three cases of what is now aged scotch and two cases of brandy were left behind when Shackleton ran out of other supplies and gave up his attempt to reach the South Pole in 1909. The bottles are now being examined by a team of scientists from New Zealand who were surprised to have found so much alcohol still in...Full Story
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