1912 Campsite of Researchers Led by Geologist Raymond Priestle on Mt. Erebus (image) National Science Foundation Share Print E-Mail Caption A campsite used by a group led by geologist Raymond Priestle during the 1912 "Race to the Pole" was recently discovered by a National Science Foundation-supported research team. Priestle's was the second study of the summit region of Mt. Erebus; the first occurred from 1907-1909. Credit Picture Library, Scott Polar Research Institute, University of Cambridge Usage Restrictions None Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.