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Trivia Question 5/10/12 – USS Triton

USS TritonOn this date in history… May 10, 1960, the nuclear powered submarine USS Triton returned to its base in Groton, Connecticut after becoming the first ship to circumnavigate the Earth underwater.

QUESTION:

How long did it take the submarine USS Triton to circle the world underwater?

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Trivia Question 10/6/11 – Around the World in How Long?

QUESTION:

Jason LewisOn this date in history, October 6, 2007, Jason Lewis completed the first human-powered circumnavigation of the globe.  He set off with fellow adventurer Stevie Smith from Greenwich, London and, in all, traveled 46,505 miles, all under his own power.  How long did it take Jason Lewis to make this trek?

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