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The Challenger Expedition, 1872-1876

a visual index

by Eileen V. Brunton

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Published by Natural History Museum in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementEileen V. Brunton
SeriesHistorical studies in the life and earth sciences -- no.2
ContributionsNatural History Museum (London)
The Physical Object
Pagination243p., 214p. of plates :
Number of Pages243
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25615671M
ISBN 100565091913

Deep sea dredging, as a means of scientific discovery, was popularized after the Challenger Expedition () came back to port in Spithead, Hampshire in the United four years, the scientifically outfitted steamboat had circumnavigated the globe, traveled a total distance of 68, nautical miles, and along the way had picked-up 4,+ previously Author: Jacqueline Ford. How did the Challenger Expedition serve as a model for the modern scientific study of the ocean? it was a scientific exercise that made many discoveries to lay the foundation of oceanography What are the advantages of a piloted submersible vehicle for exploring the ocean and its inhabitants?

The Challenger Expedition – a visual index. The Natural History Museum, London: Historical Studies in the Life and Earth Sciences No. 2. Pp ; illustrated. Price: £ ISBN: Author: Robert Ralph. One such expedition, the Challenger Expedition of , served to help “lay the foundation for oceanography.” The expedition, leaving from Portsmouth, England, on the 21 st of December, , traversed o nautical miles during its exploration. The findings were documented in the publication Report of the Exploring Voyage of the H.M.S. Challenger Author: Grace Costantino.

'Challenger' Expedition: List of Observing Stations, Printed for the Use of the Naturalists Engaged in Preparing the Account of the Voyage - Pr: Challenger Expedition Books - or: Challenger Expedition 14 The Challenger Expedition () For many years scientists believed that the deep oceans were “lightless and lifeless,” but between and dredging off the Scottish coast disproved this belief, and the science of oceanography was born.


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