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Allan Thomson (geologist)

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James Allan Thomson (27 July 1881 – 6 May 1928) was a New Zealand geologist, scientific administrator and museum director. [1]

20 relations: Antarctica, Augustus Hamilton, Bernard Aston, Coleridge Farr, Dunedin, GNS Science, Margaret Thomson, Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa, New Zealand, Otago Boys' High School, Rhodes Scholarship, Robert Falcon Scott, Royal Society Te Apārangi, Rugby union, St John's College, Oxford, Te Rangi Hīroa, Terra Nova Expedition, Tuberculosis, University of Otago, Wellington.


Antarctica is Earth's southernmost continent.

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Augustus Hamilton

Augustus HamiltonHAMILTON, Augustus – Te Ara Encyclopedia of New Zealand http://www.teara.govt.nz/en/1966/hamilton-augustus (1 March 1853 – 12 October 1913) was a New Zealand ethnologist, biologist and museum director.

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Bernard Aston

Bernard Cracroft Aston (9 August 1871 – 31 May 1951) was a New Zealand agricultural chemist and botanist.

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Coleridge Farr

Clinton Coleridge Farr (22 May 1866 – 27 January 1943) was a New Zealand geophysicist, electrical engineer and university professor.

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Dunedin (Ōtepoti) is the second-largest city in the South Island of New Zealand, and the principal city of the Otago region.

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GNS Science

GNS Science (Māori: Te Pū Ao) is a New Zealand Crown Research Institute.

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Margaret Thomson

Margaret Thomson (10 June 1910 – 30 December 2005) was an Australian-born documentary filmmaker who divided her forty-year career between New Zealand and England.

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Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa

The Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa is New Zealand's national museum, located in Wellington.

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New Zealand

New Zealand (Aotearoa) is a sovereign island country in the southwestern Pacific Ocean.

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Otago Boys' High School

Otago Boys' High School (OBHS) is one of New Zealand's oldest boys' secondary schools, located in Dunedin, Otago, New Zealand.

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Rhodes Scholarship

The Rhodes Scholarship, named after the Anglo-South African mining magnate and politician Cecil John Rhodes, is an international postgraduate award for students to study at the University of Oxford.

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Robert Falcon Scott

Captain Robert Falcon Scott, (6 June 1868 – 29 March 1912) was a British Royal Navy officer and explorer who led two expeditions to the Antarctic regions: the Discovery Expedition (1901–1904) and the ill-fated Terra Nova Expedition (1910–1913).

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Royal Society Te Apārangi

The Royal Society Te Apārangi (in full, Royal Society of New Zealand Te Apārangi) is an independent government body in New Zealand providing funding and policy advice in the fields of sciences and the humanities.

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Rugby union

Rugby union, commonly known in most of the world as rugby, is a contact team sport which originated in England in the first half of the 19th century.

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St John's College, Oxford

St John's College is a constituent college of the University of Oxford.

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Te Rangi Hīroa

Te Rangi Hīroa, also known as Sir Peter Henry Buck (ca. October 1877 – 1 December 1951), was a prominent member of the Ngāti Mutunga Māori iwi.

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Terra Nova Expedition

The Terra Nova Expedition, officially the British Antarctic Expedition, was an expedition to Antarctica which took place between 1910 and 1913.

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Tuberculosis (TB) is an infectious disease usually caused by the bacterium Mycobacterium tuberculosis (MTB).

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University of Otago

The University of Otago (Te Whare Wānanga o Otāgo) is a collegiate university located in Dunedin, Otago, New Zealand.

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Wellington (Te Whanganui-a-Tara) is the capital city and second most populous urban area of New Zealand, with residents.

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