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Beaufort Scale  The Beaufort Scale is an empirical measure for describing wind speed based mainly on observed sea conditions (on land it is categorised by the physical effects it has on vegetation and structures). Its full name is the Beaufort Wind Force Scale. (Wikipedia) http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Beaufort_scale  
Borchgrevink Carsten Egeberg Borchgrevink (1 December 1864 – 21 April 1934) was an Anglo-Norwegian polar explorer and a pioneer of modern Antarctic travel. He was the precursor of Robert Falcon Scott, Ernest Shackleton, Roald Amundsen and other more famous names associated with the Heroic Age of Antarctic Exploration. In 1898–1900 Borchgrevink led the British-financed Southern Cross Expedition, which in 1899 became the first to overwinter on the Antarctic mainland. (Cape Adare) …. his own accounts of the expedition were regarded as journalistic and unreliable. (Wikipedia) http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Carsten_Borchgrevink   
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