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07-31-2002, 12:39 PM
When explorers first went to the North (and South) geographic pole of the earth, how did they know when they had reached the exact point? And how did they prove to others that they had done it?

07-31-2002, 02:17 PM
They measured the position of the sun.
Examining the Peary Evidence (http://www.dougdavies.com/PearyEvidence.htm)
Evidence Proves Henson & Peary reached Pole

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