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Expeditions to the Canadian Arctic

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The research submersible Alvin uses bright lights to illuminate the dark seafloor. Since Sunday, Iran’s Houthi proxies in Yemen have attacked US naval craft three times in the Bab al Mandab, the narrow straits at the mouth of the Red Sea. Click on the item you would like to learn about. They have contributed thousands of hours of service to make Calgary a better place to live. The strategy pursued by the Canadian Space Agency is risky, but what choice does it have? The following is a detailed annual compilation of historical international exploration site data for the years 1995 to 2004.

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The earliest fur traders on the upper Red River and Red Lake

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Since 2003, the Company’s overall strategy has been based on the systematic acquisition of relevant geophysical datasets and ground exploration activities for the definition of key target areas on its uranium properties. A hundred and five pages later, having shed no additional light on the question of Hudson possibly having seen the manuscript, Hunter writes: And no one was more seriously or secretively affected by Champlain's reportage in Des Sauvages than Henry Hudson, as his persistent attempts to find some passage south from James Bay may well have been an effort to connect with Champlain's transcontinental passage to the Pacific, along the water route from the Northern Sea to Lake Tadouac as drawn by Wright. ... (p.198) The point being made is that perhaps Hudson spent so much time exploring James Bay in the hope of finding the north-south passage-way indicated on a map drawn by Edward Wright in 1599 (published by Hakluyt in 1600 � a reproduction of which can be seen on p. 37 of Hayes, 2002 ), and then reach the orient via the east-west route that Champlain described in Des Sauvages (see Bourne, 1902 for a nice compact 2-volume edition, and Heidenreich & Ritch, 2010, for the most current scholary edition).

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Superior Rendezvous-Place: Fort William in the Canadian Fur

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On a second expedition, from 1825 to 1827, Franklin explored the North American coast from the mouth of the Mackenzie River, in northwestern Canada, westward to Point Beechey (Alaska, USA). Franklin and his 128 crew members ultimately perished. Arctic Labyrinth: The Quest for the Northwest Passage. The most common topographic features are basin and range systems; these gradually transition to high intermontane plateaus in the north. In 2011, Bowmore undertook a drill program comprising of ten holes.

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Discourse of a Discovery for a New Passage to Cataia

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While the woman suffrage movement was important for extending the political rights of White women, it was also authorized through race-based arguments that linked White women's enfranchisement to the need to protect the nation from "racial degeneration." [153] Women did have a local vote in some provinces, as in Canada West from 1850, where women owning land could vote for school trustees. August 25 - NASA launched the largest-diameter infrared telescope ever in space, the Spitzer Space Telescope.

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Arctic explorations: The second and last United States

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The proportion of gem quality diamonds tend to be quite pronounced in alluvial deposits, whereas the primary source kimberlite pipes tend to have a wider range of qualities, including a significant share of micro, and industrial diamonds. In particular, the Ministers are asked to support the renewal of the Mineral Exploration Tax Credit (METC) and to sustain the flow-through shares system. The projected average annual production capacity is approximately 1 million pounds of uranium yellowcake [385 t U] and 5,500 tonnes of rare earth oxides, of which over 40% are made up of heavy rare earth elements. urge the Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission to stop intervening in ways that more closely resemble lobbying in favour of the nuclear industry than acting as the neutral and objective regulatory watchdog that it is supposed to be.

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Parry's third voyage for the discovery of a north-west

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This began with a “Technology Utilization Program Report” in 1973, which began as a black-and-white circular and progressed to color in 1976 following public interest. They also document how Europe imposed order—and ownership—on the New World through graphic representation, in stark contrast to the bewilderment and powerlessness expressed in many of the written narratives. His two ships, "Discovery" and "Chatham," reached the Strait of Juan de Fuca (near what is now the US-Canadian border) in May, 1792.

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Iroquois in the West

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Taken in its entirety, the Scotian Basin is virtually unexplored given low number of exploration wells, their concentration in the Sable Subbasin, and the dominant focus testing the rollover anticlinal plays. By the late 1600s, what does the New World appear to offer France? A joint Indo-Ugandan working team is under formation to look into opportunities for cooperation in the newly opened up Ugandan hydrocarbon sector. On his second, he followed the St Lawrence to the Iroquoian townships of Stadacona ( Québec ) and Hochelaga ( Montréal ).

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A Journal of Captain Cook's Last Voyage to the Pacific Ocean

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For Clean Harbors, sustainability means adding long-term value to our customers, employees and shareholders by identifying and improving our social, economic and environmental impacts. A Department of Fisheries and Oceans research vessel is part of a team assembled by the Nekton marine research foundation to explore areas off Bermuda, Nova Scotia and in the Sargasso Sea. “It remains a hugely unknown area for us. We found that a substantial proportion of the participants also had experienced physical and mental health impairment, which could be a result of the various types of violence they had experienced throughout their lifespan.

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Tarry breeks and velvet garters sail on the Great Lakes of

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Unlike the first-encounter narratives in Topic I (CONTACT), these selections also document the evolving relationships between the Europeans and the Indians. Advertising does not imply endorsement, agreement or approval of any opinions, statements or information provided by Space Media Network on any Web page published or hosted by Space Media Network. The Canadian Encyclopedia http://www.thecanadianencyclopedia.ca/en/article/exploration/ (accessed October 15, 2016).

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Empire of the Bay: An Illustrated History of the Hudson's

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Like the Apollo program, its impact will be hard to measure, but will be evident in the new industries that will spring up around it.   The politics of a technological project with a clear goal and self-evident success or failure are much simpler to deal with than any plan to conquer poverty, rebuild the cities, or clean up the environment.   Supporters of space exploration have long known intuitively that the investments America has made in space technology have helped maintain the country as the world's number one technological superpower.   The infinitely complex nature of economic decision-making in a free market system may mean that no one will ever be able to show a direct cause and effect relationship -- but that does not mean that it is not there.

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