exploration exploration  /ˌɛksplə ˈreɪ ʃən/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) to travel for the purpose of discovery
  2. (n) a careful systematic search
  3. (n) a systematic consideration

Usage(s):

  1. Below we look at the story of the exploration of space, from Sputnik to the outer reaches of the universe.
  2. Back on the table is human exploration of the moon; back on the table is human exploration of Mars.
  3. Even if the drilling were flawless, exploration would destroy much of what makes ANWR special.

News

  1. Peyto Exploration & Development Corp. Confirms Dividends for July 15, 2013

    Peyto Exploration & Development Corp. confirms that the monthly dividend with respect to June 2013 of $0.08 per common share is to be paid on July 15, 2013, for shareholders of record on June 30, 2013. ...
    on June 15, 2013     Source: Marketwired via Yahoo! Finance

  2. Typhoon Exploration Inc.: Booking Price

    TYPHOON EXPLORATION INC. , following the press release issued by Typhoon Exploration Inc., on June 10, 2013 related to the latest investment of $500,000 in common shares by Aurizon Mines Ltd., pursuant ...
    on June 15, 2013     Source: Marketwired via Yahoo! Finance

  3. Long Run Exploration Ltd. - Archive Webcast of June 12, 2013 EPAC Oil & Gas Investor Showcase

    Long Run Exploration Ltd. - Archive Webcast of June 12, 2013 EPAC Oil & Gas Investor Showcase
    on June 14, 2013     Source: CNW Group via Yahoo! Finance

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Quotes

  1. "These talented individuals will help put NASA on course to boldly push the boundaries of science, aeronautics and exploration in the 21st century and ensure the long-term vibrancy of America's space program," Obama said in Saturday's statement.
    on May 23, 2009 By: Barack Obama Source: msnbc.com

  2. "And she's actually done something about moving America toward energy independence - taking on the oil companies while encouraging more energy exploration here at home," said Giuliani.
    on Sep 3, 2008 By: Rudy Giuliani Source: Grist Magazine

  3. "I think that this, and perhaps providing additional incentives for states to permit exploration off their coasts, would be very helpful in the short term in resolving our energy crisis," McCain told reporters on Monday.
    on Jun 17, 2008 By: John McCain Source: MarketWatch

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