Infographic: World exploration – big research trips and expeditions
Who were the big explorers? What was their motivation? Are the days of big expeditions over or are there still undiscovered areas of the map?
Our infographic clearly lays out the history of world exploration and gives information and background on big expeditions and research trips – from the beginning of the human race until today.
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Have you had your own experience as a researcher during an expedition or field trip? Which explorers and research trips are particularly well-known in your home countries? Share your impressions and opinions with other alumni using the comment function.