Category «Exploration & Discovery»

Exploration by Land (East Meets West)

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The company also holds and manages the province’s equity “back-in” for offshore commercial energy projects. Synge world, which may be seen to-day at the Bodleian Library at Oxford. The rest arrived alive in Spain and were put up for sale by the archdeacon of the town, who reported that, although the slaves were "naked as the day they were born," they showed "no more embarrassment than animals." He worked as the ship's navigator on his first voyage to the newly discovered New World.

Old Settlers/New Settlers in the New World

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When Clyde Tombaugh discovered Pluto in 1930 using the 13-inch telescope at Lowell Observatory, it was only a point of light, detected among the background stars by its extremely slow motion. Four British expeditions had bases on Ross Island at McMurdo Sound. Conquistador Francisco Orellana accomplished fame and fortune during the 16th-century Spanish expeditions to South America. Which unfamiliar Western practices did they reject? x First, consider how the most famous PR stunt in the history of exploration - journalist Henry Stanley finding ailing Scottish explorer Dr.

Call of the Klondike

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Substantial amounts of penicillin would be needed for the extensive clinical trials required to confirm the promise of the early results and to provide adequate supplies of the drug for therapeutic use if it did live up to its potential. For this reason the most convenient method of dealing with the subject is a regional treatment, by means of which the story of the exploration of the chief features of the geography of Canada may be told in turn, and in some sort of chronological sequence.

Great Explorers (What Happened Next)

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This time he starts for China, but his ship is driven out of its course and cast on the Island of Apes, probably Sumatra. The Viceroy dedicated a great deal of attention to the way relations with the native inhabitants were to be addressed. Robotic missions are still pursued vigorously. And it was too late to turn back. "So, with as bold a countenance as we could, we prepared for our entrance into Caxamalea." Ground controllers start tightening its orbit for an eventual soft impact with the tumbling, potato-shaped asteroid.

Explore with Henry Hudson (Travel with the Great Explorers)

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Maps of Antarctica are included in this curriculum guide. Because of the extremely fine grain size of its gold particles, Carlin was missed by the '49ers and by the prospectors that combed the hills of the western United States in the late 1800s. Synge The Huts of the Crew of the Porpoise on the Sandbank, Wreck Reef The Burke and Wills Expedition leaving Melbourne, 1860 From a Drawing by WILLIAM STRUTT, an acquaintance of Burke. The results of these experiments are still being debated. In short, the economy in general advanced very little during Spanish rule and the standard of living for ordinary people rose very little.

Man Walks on the Moon (Odysseys in History)

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The arts and the inventions, Renaissance. He was a little too early in the season, for the easterly winds which had helped him on his way had blocked the east coast of the island with Arctic ice. Air exploration of the regions began with the tragic balloon attempt of S. Ltd (operator)and Pan Atlantic Oil and Gas Ltd; Block Y (Offshore Rio Muni) awarded to Xuan Energy Limited (operator), Brenham Equatorial Guinea LLC, Strategic Oil & Gas Resources Ltd., and Royal Gate Energy Ltd; Block Z (Offshore Bioko Island) awarded to Royal Gate Energy Ltd (operator); Block EG-01 (Offshore Rio Muni) awarded to G3 Oleo e Gas (operator); Block EG-02 (Offshore Bioko Island) awarded to Pan Atlantic Oil and Gas Ltd. (operator, Novamark International and Atlas Petroleum; Blocks EG-03 & EG-04 (Onshore Rio Muni) awarded to Elegance Power (operator; and Block EG-05 (Offshore Bioko Island) awarded to Glencore Exploration and Production (EG) ltd (operator) and Pioneer Brass Ltd.

Sacagawea, Lewis and Clark (Reading American History)

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Violent storms added to the terrors of the way, trees were torn up by the roots, and swollen streams rushed along in torrents. NASA proposes to move forward with the development of the Space Launch System (SLS), which will be designed to carry the Orion Multi-Purpose Crew Vehicle, as well as important cargo, equipment, and science experiments to Earth's orbit and destinations beyond. This view of disdain can be shown through the eyes of theologian Juan Gines Sepulveda, who argued that the natives needed to be ruled.

The Pirateology Handbook: A Course in Pirate Hunting

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HEE Link to Renaissance Exploration Website: http://www.wwnorton.com/college/english/nael/16century/topic_2/welcome.htm The Greatest English Explorers of the Age of Exploration were Sir Francis Drake, Sir Walter Raleigh, Sir Humphrey Gilbert, Sir John Hawkins, Sir Richard Grenville and Sir Martin Frobisher who were competing for land and discovery with such Spanish explorers as Christopher Colombus and Amerigo Vespucci. (LR) The Age of Exploration was also the emergence of several famous pirates.

Fact Or Fiction: Conqurs/Explr (Fact or Fiction (Copper

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On he passed to the "Island of Apes," where, every night, the people who reside in it go forth from the doors of the city that open upon the sea in their fear of the apes lest they should come down upon them in the night from the mountains. Ruth Legett Jones, an Abilene native, and her husband Percy acquired vast amounts of land in west-central Texas on which oil was discovered. The people of the interior do not, for the most part, cultivate grain, but live on milk and flesh-meat, and clothe themselves with skins.

The Travels of Juan Ponce de Leon (Explorers and

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They were a sea-going folk, who knew their own low rocky coast, intersected by shallow inlets of the sea; they knew their tides and their winds. Another nighttime image includes this rock called Sayunei in the Yellowknife Bay area of Mars' Gale Crater. Two centuries later, about 300 bce, Carthaginian power at the gate of the Mediterranean temporarily slackened as a result of squabbles with the Greek city of Syracuse on the island of Sicily, so Pytheas, a Greek explorer of Massilia (Marseille), sailed through.