Great Names in Exploration

Great Names in Exploration

Everything begins with a step: follow in the footsteps of the pioneers of exploration.

Everything begins with a step: follow in the footsteps of the pioneers of exploration.
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Writer Eleni76  Category History   Series Great Names Keywords People 
Game creation: 2023-06-12 | Photo credit: Wikipedia (Vasco de Gama by Gregório Lopes) | Photo credit (thumbnail): Wikipedia (Vasco de Gama by Gregório Lopes)
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  • A Genoese navigator in the service of Spain, he reached America by landing on the island of San Salvador on October 12, 1492.

    Amerigo Vespucci | Vasco de Gama | Pedro Cabral | Christopher Columbus
  • He reached the floor of the Challenger Deep in the Marianas Trench at a depth of 10,916 m in 1960.

    Philippe Diolé | Albert Falco | Jacques-Yves Cousteau | Jacques Piccard
  • He was the first man known to have crossed the North American continent from one end to the other, in 1793.

    Alexander Mackenzie | Pierre de La Vérendrye | Henry Hudson | Meriwether Lewis
  • Who was the first American astronaut to perform an extravehicular mission in space in 1965?

    Wally Schirra | Ed White | Frank Borman | Jim Lovell
  • Who was the first American astronaut to go into space in 1961?

    Gus Grissom | Alan Shepard | Scott Carpenter | John Glenn

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329 Claire
286 les4as
280 billycrush
274 alex65
272 Ultra66
269 pro49
240 AtoZ
240 Cesar
239 Fanny
222 Ocean12

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1.22 pro49
1.03 Cesar
0.98 Fanny
0.86 Claire
0.86 billycrush
0.76 Ultra66
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