Exploration is the act of searching or traveling around a terrain (including space, see space exploration) for the purpose of discovery of resources or information. Exploration occurs in all non-sessile animal species, including humans. In human history, its peak is arguably seen during the Age of Discovery for Europe's contact with the rest of the world, and major explorations after the Age of Discovery for scientific exploration in the modern era.
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... The Pangani Forest Exploration Trail is a walkway next to Kilimanjaro Safaris at the Disney's Animal Kingdom in the Walt Disney World Resort, Florida, from which you can ... The attraction was originally known as Gorilla Falls Exploration Trail but the name was changed in August 1998 ...
... The main objective of the "Lightweight Technologies for Exploration Rovers" project (ROV-E) is the development of the technologies required to obtain "lightweight–fully integrated equipments and subassemblies for ... Space science and technology", Area 9.2.1."Research to support space science and exploration ... SPA.2009.2.1.04 Space transportation for space exploration ...
... Aboriginal guides and assistance in the European exploration of the colony were common and often vital to the success of missions ...
Famous quotes containing the word exploration:
“The future author is one who discovers that language, the exploration and manipulation of the resources of language, will serve him in winning through to his way.”
—Thornton Wilder (18971975)
“Typography tended to alter language from a means of perception and exploration to a portable commodity.”
—Marshall McLuhan (19111980)
“I call her old. She has one family
Whose claim is good to being settled here
Before the era of colonization,
And before that of exploration even.
John Smith remarked them as he coasted by....”
—Robert Frost (18741963)