Two ships, HMS Erebus and HMS Terror, were part of Sir John Franklin's doomed expedition in 1845 to find the Northwest Passage from the Atlantic Ocean to Asia.Read more
Canadian PM Stephen Harper confirms the wrecked Franklin expedition ship found last month in the Arctic has been identified as HMS Erebus.
One of two British explorer ships that vanished in the Arctic more than 160 years ago has been found, Canada's prime minister says.Read more
One of two ships from British explorer Sir John Franklin’s ill-fated 1845 expedition to find the fabled Northwest Passage has been discovered off King William Island in northern Canada. The ship appears to be in excellent condition.
One of the dreams of any naturalist is to be the first to find and detail the life of a hidden or unknown animal first hand.