In addition to the Signature Programs of the Foundation – the Travelling Exhibition and Learning Experience and the Bondar Challenge – there are a number of activities underway in the Foundation that help us examine our relationship to the natural environment, its structure and ecosystems, environmental ethics, and our responsibilities to future generations.
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The Spirit of Adventure
On This Day in 1927, Charles Augustus Lindbergh landed his Spirit of St. Louis in Paris, completing the first non-stop, solo airplane flight across the Atlantic Ocean. Gas-engine, propeller airplanes were in their infant stage of engineering and refinement in … Continue reading →20
Giving Us the World
On This Day in 1570, the world’s first true modern atlas, was published in Antwerp. Compiled by Flemish geographer and cartographer Abraham Ortelius (Ortels), Theatrum Orbis Terrarum [Theatre of the World] was a bound collection of maps and explanatory text. … Continue reading →