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Robert Watson-Watt invents radar. 1945: Radar contact is established with the Moon. After Columbus, the Spanish colonization of the Americas was led by a series of soldier-explorers called conquistadors. Santa Barbara was sacked and abandoned while Santa Ynez Chumash torched three-quarters of the buildings before fleeing. Ecologists apply their understanding of the basic ecosystem in Antarctica to more complex ecosystems to better understand how they function.
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The settlement served mostly as a trade post for fur trade with the natives and was later replaced by Fort Oranje (English: Fort Orange) at present-day Albany. The explorer was now forty-six; his red hair had become grey with waiting and watching for the possibility of realising his great scheme. Even Marco Polo, in his great 13th-century journey, visits no places unknown to his contemporaries. Suddenly he woke to find one crawling into his ear, and in spite of his frantic efforts it crept in farther and farther till it reached the drum, which caused the tired explorer intense agony.
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Species after species was hunted until it became difficult to find, then the hunt was transferred to another animal. The most striking of these was the compass, which had originated in China around 200 B. After observing these motile elements again, some adhering to the spherical bodies and others free, Laveran sent two notes to the Academy of Medicine, in November and December 1880 on this "New Parasite Found in the Blood of Several Patients Suffering from Marsh Fever."
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One of the main goals of this expedition was to reach the geographic south pole. This was all the contemporary information on the wells that I could find. It was an island not found on any chart, and it was soon to be named Heard Island. (On January 4, 1854 the British Captain William McDonald discovered the group of islands lying to the west of Heard Island; the McDonald Islands.) It didn't take long for the hunters to follow up on Heard's discovery. Shepard becomes the first man to hit a golf ball on the moon.
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When the amount of gold (or any other medium of exchange) in circulation increases, the value of salaries, rents, and debts drops. Between February 1950 and January 1952, a Swedish-British- Norwegian international scientific expedition conducted glaciological and geological research from a temporary base (Maudheim) in Dronning Maud Land. Despite a significant part of Griffin's seismic survey inventory not being proprietary, Griffin has approximately 7,500 miles of 2D seismic data as well as approximately 226 square miles of 3D seismic data.
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Brendan’s Isle, Hy-Brazil, the Island of the Seven Cities, and a dozen others. Create a new course from any lesson page or your dashboard. In a ship of only forty-eight tons, he had, with six others, made a survey of the North Magnetic Pole, sailed through the Behring Strait, and accomplished the North-West Passage, for which he was awarded the Royal Medal of the Royal Geographical Society. As yet these future advantages are unknown to Henry the Navigator, whose ambitions now centre on Africa.
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The flight was unimpressive by today's standards, but Goddard's gasoline rocket was the forerunner of a whole new era in rocket flight. From the Painting by DANCE in the Gallery of Greenwich Hospital. Suddenly a party of Moors surrounded him, bidding him come to Ali, the chief, who wished to see a white man and a Christian. In the 1440's, the Portuguese found some, but not enough, gold and started engaging in the slave trade, which would disrupt African cultures for centuries.
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Terror, 10,900 feet, but owing to impenetrable ice barriers, further progress was impossible. Here we read three documents of the early slave trade that you will find reminiscent of the exploration narratives in this section. The rush of 400 miners soon exhausted the shallow alluvial and eluvial gold on the island, so the Bristish Administrator, William MacGregor (later Sir William), used HMS Swinger to take miners prospecting on nearby islands, eventually finding gold on Misima in October 1888.
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Phobos 2 - USSR Phobos Flyby/Lander - 5,000 kg - (July 12, 1988) Phobos 2 arrived at Mars and was inserted into orbit on January 30, 1989. John's: Breakwater Press, 2000) provides a more accessible treatment of the Ingstad’s discovery and work. Meanwhile Stanley commanded his crew to tear the bottom boards up for paddles, and, pushing the boat hastily into the water, they paddled away, their commander firing the while with his elephant rifle and explosive bullets.
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While at first glance it seems as though this dominance was achieved through mainly military means - European militias, like Spanish conquistadors, rolling over native tribes with their technologically advanced weapons - the reality is significantly more complex.... [tags: European Europe History] An Exploration of the Relationship Between the UK and the European Union - The relationship between the UK and the EU has become a hot issue in the United Kingdom. Day after day, week after week passed in dreary monotony as they sailed the wide ocean that surrounds St.
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