Exploration and Explorers

For as long as humans have been around, it seems we've been exploring our world, from the top of Mount Everest to the bottom of the Mariana Trench. Famous explorers like Neil Armstrong and Roald Amundsen have braved the frontiers of space and the frozen Antarctic continent. While the explorers of the past are often the most well-known and celebrated, the exploration of our world continues today, charting unknown deep sea communities and pristine jungles. Read below for the latest news on current expeditions to see what we're learning about our planet today.