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Douglas Mawson

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Douglas Mawson Expedition - Behind the News

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Sir Douglas Mawson's Huskies (File Footage)

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Mawson's legacy drives Antarctic research

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EXTENDED INTERVIEW | Environmental scientist and adventurer Tim Jarvis talks Douglas Mawson.

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Mawson: Life and Death in Antarctica (2007) Clip 1

Sir Douglas Mawson OBE FRS FAA was an Australian geologist, Antarctic explorer, and academic. Along with Roald Amundsen, Robert Falcon Scott, and Ernest Shackleton, he was a key expedition leader during the Heroic Age of Antarctic Exploration. The Mawson Station in the Australian Antarctic Territory is named in his honour.