FIRST VOY­AGE OF EN­DEAV­OUR

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Lieu­tenant James Cook em­barks on a voy­age to ob­serve a tran­sit of the planet Venus across the sun. Dur­ing this and two voyages to fol­low, Cook would ex­plore and map the Pa­cific Ocean. He is the first per­son to use a chronome­ter to ac­cu­rately de­ter­mine longitude at sea.

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