6 Famous Explorers Who Vanished from the Face of the Earth

They set off into uncharted territory and were never seen again.

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 Percy Fawcett & the Lost City of Z 

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 Henry Hudson 

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  • Photo Credit: Wikimedia Commons

 Franklin's Lost Expedition 

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  • Photo Credit: Wikimedia Commons

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The Corte-Real Brothers 

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Ludwig Leichhardt 

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Peng Jiamu 

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  • Photo Credit: Adventure Journal

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