Stanley Kubrick on the sets of ‘2001: A Space Odyssey’. Photo: Alamy

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The ‘HMS Beagle’ on which Charles Darwin sailed for five years. Photo: Getty Images

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Ernest Shackleton as he embarks on the Shackleton-Rault Expedition to the Antarctic in 1921. Photo: Topical Press Agency/Getty Images

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