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BBC - Christopher Columbus - Information, fun facts, images, quiz and a game.
Christopher Columbus - Exploration. A long article on Columbus. Some good supporting videos.
Christopher Columbus: Explorer. Enchanted learning.
Explorers for Kids: Christopher Columbus
Christopher Columbus Biography for Kids
Captain Cook - History - BBC.
Explorers for Kids: Captain James Cook.
Life on the Endeavour Find out what it was like to travel on the ship the Endeavour with Captain Cook
Kids.Net.Au - Encyclopedia - James Cook. A long article about his different voyages.
Captain Cook. Information about Captain Cook.
ABC: James Cook Finding your way Find out how Captain James Cook navigated the world on his different voyages.
Explorers for Kids: Neil Armstrong
DK Find out: Neil Armstrong. A good place to start your research.
Biography and short film clip
Explorers for Kids: Edmund Hillary
Relive Sir Edmund Hillary’s trek to the top of Everest
Sir Edmund Hillary
Mount Everest information
DK Find out: Robert Scott. A good place to start your research.
Biography of Robert Scott
Scott Polar Research Institute
Burke and Wills
Burke and Wills Research Archive. Lots of information about Burke and Wills.
Burke and Wills Expedition 1860 Find out about their expedition from north to south in Australia
Information about the expedition