Explorer

  • (noun): Someone who travels into little known regions (especially for some scientific purpose).
    Synonyms: adventurer

Some articles on explorer:

Protostar: War On The Frontier - Gameplay
... The spaceship is already equipped with a explorer vessel used for exploring planetary surfaces ... Both the spaceship and the explorer vessel feature cockpits containing icons through which orders are given to various crew members such as the navigator and biotech ... pad, which translates movement of the mouse into corresponding motions of the spaceship or explorer vessel ...
Ben Saunders (explorer)
... in Plymouth, England) is a British polar explorer, endurance athlete, and motivational speaker ... "I am an explorer of limits – geographically, physically and mentally ...
Spanish Explorers - Notable Explorers - 17th Century
... Henry Hudson (1611) – English explorer ... António de Andrade (1580–1634) – Portuguese explorer ... - French explorer ...
Gustavus Cheyney Doane - Other Explorations
... Doane was an explorer at heart and participated in or led several explorations while assigned to Fort Ellis and other posts ... In September 1874, Doane the explorer, inspired by the reports of David Livingstone and Henry M ... Doane was deeply disappointed, but Belknap had been impressed by Doane the man and explorer ...
António Da Silva Porto - Biography - Explorer
... the Portuguese colonists and the native tribes of the Ovimbundu, as well as a merchant and explorer ... At one point, Silva Porto housed the explorer, David Livingstone, and he helped Livingstone find an overland route between Luanda and certain places in the Angolan interior. 1877, the Geographic Society had made an appeal to an entitlement for the merchant/explorer (specifically a pension), in order to support his desire to ...

Famous quotes containing the word explorer:

    Well, Philippe, he died because of his work. He was like an—like an explorer in a wild country where no one had ever been before. He was searching for the truth, he almost found a great truth, but for one instant he was careless.
    James Clavell (b. 1924)

    Treading the soil of the moon, palpating its pebbles, tasting the panic and splendor of the event, feeling in the pit of one’s stomach the separation from terra ... these form the most romantic sensation an explorer has ever known ... this is the only thing I can say about the matter. The utilitarian results do not interest me.
    Vladimir Nabokov (1899–1977)

    Treading the soil of the moon, palpating its pebbles, tasting the panic and splendor of the event, feeling in the pit of one’s stomach the separation from terra ... these form the most romantic sensation an explorer has ever known ... this is the only thing I can say about the matter. The utilitarian results do not interest me.
    Vladimir Nabokov (1899–1977)