S01:E01 - Poles Apart
Captain Robert Falcon Scott is an explorer. Finding rivalry not only abroad but amongst his peers at home, he is secretly overjoyed when Shackleton's expedition to the South Pole fails spectacularly.
S01:E03 - Leading Men
Scott discovers that Amundsen is also heading for the Pole and the race is on. Friction amongst the crew is growing and the horses are found to be unsuitable…but more bad news is yet to come.
S01:E05 - The Glories of the Race
When the spell of bad weather breaks, Amundsen's team manages to surge ahead, though they have no choice other than to start eating their dogs. Scott reasserts his authority.
S01:E06 - Foregone Conclusion
Scott's team is gradually disintegrating and resentment amongst its members runs high. Scott intends to split his team in two: one travelling onwards to the Pole while the other returns to base.