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Video available on human ancestry discovery

Lee Berger, FI’13, who is an ECWG member, made headline news in September 2015 when he announced the discovery in South Africa of a new early human-like species Homo naledi. Berger gave ECWG members and their guests a preview of … Continue reading

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ECWG members, guests at gala assured of exploration’s future

Terry D. Garcia, MN 13, of the National  Geographic Society assured those at the Explorers Club Washington Group’s annual black tie dinner on Dec. 6, 2014 that that the world still offers much to explore. “There are still mysteries to … Continue reading

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Scott Wallace to receive Lowell Thomas Award

The Explorers Club Flag and Honors Committee has selected Scott Wallace, FN ’07, an ECWG member, as one of four recipients of 2012 Lowell Thomas Awards. “Scott is an excellent candidate who personifies the concept of mindfulness and has done … Continue reading

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Wade Davis speaks at January 2011 dinner

Wade Davis, Hon ‘87, spoke on “The Wayfinders: Why Ancient Wisdom Matters in the Modern World” at the  Jan. 15, 2011 ECWG Dinner at the Cosmos Club. Davis is an Explorer-in-Residence at the National Geographic Society. Named by the NGS as … Continue reading

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