Exploration and Explorers
Hundreds of climbers form lines to attempt to push for the summit and this past weekend the results were deadly.
Hernán Cortés was a Spanish conquistador who conquered the Aztec Empire in the early 16th century.
Reference Amerigo Vespucci was a 16th century explorer, after whom the American continents are named.
In 1907, explorer Jørgen Brønlund died during an expedition in Greenland. Scientists recently gleaned new details about Brønlund's death from a mark in his diary.
Beneath the Arctic lie billions of barrels of oil. But as the international energy race intensifies, we wonder, how did all that oil get there in the first place?
Which unfortunate animal will wander too close to this ugly burrow fish's horrible mouth first?
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