Captain James Cook was the first European to explore and map the coastline of New Zealand extensively. On each of his three voyages to the Pacific he was accompanied by artists and scientists. Accounts of each voyage … . . . → Read More: Heritage et AL: Captain Cook journal comes back to NZ
Australians consider Captain James Cook RN as one of our own and he has been a hero of mine ever since I read of his three epic voyages in the Pacific Ocean in the late eighteenth century. He was the first European to map the east coast of … . . . → Read More: The Endeavour River | Flickr – Photo Sharing!
On this day in 1768, Captain James Cook of the Endeavour sailed from England on the first of his three voyages into the Pacific. Cook is famous for his map-making skills and courage in exploring dangerous locations. . . . → Read More: The Friday Mash (Captain Cook Edition) – Beer Festival Calendar Blog
Although some explorers adopted Lind's finding by rationing citrus fruits on long voyages Captain James Cook's crew avoided scurvy altogether in his three long voyages between 1768 and 1779 the British Navy did not adopt … . . . → Read More: Importance of Vitamin C (ascorbic Acid) Supplements in Your Diet …