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2018 September 21

According to BBC and other broadcasters, James Cook's ship might be found off Rhode Island, in the USA! Read more in here

In our James Cook Dynamic Jounal, you can find the ship "Endeavour" 95 times (See screenshots below). In fact, our Named Entity Recognition (NER) tells us that there are several places named after it: "Endeavor Strait", "Endeavour River", und "Endeavour Reef" in Australia.

You can explore his journal here

This project was tweeted by Austrian Centre for Digital Humanities

2018 September

To celebrate James Cook's 250th anniversary, his original three journals are on display for the first time at the National Library of Australia (Read more). The timing cannot be any better for James Cook Dynamic Journal! Explore the Open Library version on our website!