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Stuff You Missed in History Class

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Society & Culture, History

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Top 200 35
Society & Culture 7

Join Holly and Tracy as they bring you the greatest and strangest Stuff You Missed In History Class in this podcast by HowStuffWorks.com.

S.A. Andrée and the 1897 North Pole Balloon Mission

April 15th, 2015

Episode 764 of 1015 episodes

Andrée hoped to succeed in reaching the North Pole where others had failed by doing it by air. With a seemingly endless positivity, he and two other men hoped to earn bragging rights for Sweden by reaching the pole.

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