Secret Codes, Exploring Mars, and Striving for Greatness

Dare Might Things... “Far better it is to dare mighty things, to win glorious triumphs, even though checkered by failure, than to take rank with those poor spirits who neither enjoy much nor suffer much, because they live in a gray twilight that knows not victory nor defeat.” Theodore Roosevelt, The Strenuous Life, 1899.

Ostrich Egg Globe ca. 1500

From Discover Magazine online... Engraved Ostrich Egg Globe is Oldest to Depict the New World By Breanna Draxler | August 19, 2013 1:18 pm The first known globe to include the New World was recently found at a London map fair—an impressive 500 year survival for it being engraved into ostrich eggs. According to analysis … Continue reading Ostrich Egg Globe ca. 1500