Buzz Aldrin

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March 7 – Fifty-five Canary Islanders arrive in San Antonio to establish a civilian settlement, San Fernando de Béxar. In 1953, they managed to navigate Trieste to a depth of 10,330 feet in the Mediterranean. This makes Pluto-Charon the largest planet-moon system in the solar system. The lander was released and became the first successful landing on Mars. One thing he asserted firmly: "Atlas upholds the broad Heaven ... standing on earth's verge with head and unwearied hands," while the clear-voiced Hesperides guarded their beautiful golden apples "beyond the waters of Ocean."
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Three Voyages (De Veer), published in 1598. Dampier returned to England even a poorer man than he had left it twelve years before. While Spain and Portugal had dominated exploration, other nations also began to send out explorers. These slave raids engendered intense hatred and resentment among Venezuela's native population, emotions that fueled more than a century of continual low-intensity warfare. Captain Larsen explored coasts on both sides of the Peninsula, discovering Foyn Land and King Oscar II Land.
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Arlan Dean

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ISBN 3 431 01421 6 Johann Kepler Sein Leben in Bildern und eigenen Berichten, by Justus Schmidt, Rudolf Trauner Verlag, Linz, 1970, 308pp. His cabin had close latticed windows made not only to admit fresh air, but to be a defence against a set of robbers on the Nile, who were wont to swim under water in the dark or on goatskins to pilfer any passing boats. Saturn has been explored only through unmanned spacecraft launched by NASA, including one mission ( Cassini–Huygens ) planned and executed in cooperation with other space agencies.
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Kristin Petrie

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One of the white men who was striding forward suddenly waved his hat, and with a beaming face shouted out, "I have seen the lake, sir; it is grand." The European Age of Exploration can be compared to the Renaissance in many ways. However, the suggestion seems to have been based mostly on speculation and guess work. John’s: Newfoundland Historical Society, 1999), 29-47; and "The Viking Settlement at L’Anse aux Meadows," in Fitzhugh and Ward (eds.), Vikings: The North Atlantic Saga, pp. 208-216.
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By using this Site, you consent to receive communications from us electronically, including, without limitation, e-mail and text messages. By 13th March the most southern point of the South Island was rounded, and the Endeavour commenced coasting up along the west coast. She donated many original works to the Houston Museum of Fine Arts, and she established the Sarah Campbell Blaffer Foundation to send art exhibits on tours across the state. The exploration of Neptune began with the 25 August 1989 Voyager 2 flyby, the sole visit to the system as of 2014.
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Russell Freedman

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Seeing the fate that had befallen the Spanish ship, a throng of natives returned to the side of the ship, cautiously assured that the intruders would not send a landing party. Two days of sickening anxiety followed, the ship sprang a leak, and they were COOK DISCOVERS NEW ZEALAND 222 The Project Gutenberg e-Book of A Book of Discovery, by M. Livingstone had just left Loanda and was making his way across Africa from west to east, when an English expedition set forth to find the Great Lakes still lying solitary and undiscovered, although they were known to exist.
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Dorothy Hinshaw Patent

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In the Susruta, a Sanskrit medical treatise, the symptoms of malarial fever were described and attributed to the bites of certain insects. The Moorish presence was ended in early 1492, when the stronghold of Granada fell. McGovern has been a leading exponent of this explanation, having first developed it in his doctoral dissertation, The Paleoeconomy of Norse Greenland: Adaptation and Extinction in a Tightly Bounded Ecosystem (PhD thesis, Columbia University, 1979), and reaffirmed it in subsequent publications, including: "The Economics of extinction in Norse Greenland," in T.
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Sallie Hester

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When the Spanish got there they took all of it away from the Incas. In every case the petitioner is told to arrange that a full dossier on the patient's condition be sent by the doctor in charge. In late September 2013, Statoil ASA and its 35 per cent joint-venture partner, Husky Energy Inc., announced two back-to-back light crude discoveries in the deepwater Flemish Pass Basin, offshore Newfoundland.
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Lucille Recht Penner

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The bathyscaphe Trieste dives to what was believed to be the deepest point in the Mariana Trench, recording a depth of 10,912 meters (35,800 feet). A view of what NASA describes as "veined, flat-lying rock." The Joint Venture Agreement for Namosi was subsequently signed by Newcrest, Nittetsu and Mitsubishi Materials Corporation, and the JV commenced on 4 January 2008. Day after day they kept on their silent journey, now gliding by castle-shaped cliffs, now coming into the sunlight of open prairies, now entering the long shadow cast by miles of unbroken forest.
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Dan North

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They will marvel at how vulnerable the repository of all our potential once was, how perilous our infancy, how humble our beginnings, how many rivers we had to cross before we found our way.” “Nothing is so dangerous to the progress of the human mind than to assume that our views of science are ultimate, that there are no mysteries in nature, that our triumphs are complete and that there are no new worlds to conquer.” “Wandering is the activity of the child, the passion of the genius; it is the discovery of the self, the discovery of the outside world, and the learning of how the self is both "at one with" and "separate from" the outside world.
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