"So I tell you: Ask & it will be given to you; seek & you will find; knock & the door will be opened to you."
– Luke (11: 9)
A varied mix of over-the-horizon-far-forward crusading treasure-hunting jungle types with a knack for playing connect-the-dots & finding near undetectable & imperceptible footprints, & then positioning & patiently waiting for, & for the longest of times, passing Black Swans.
"Adventure is never anywhere unless we make it. Chance releases it; some unexpected incidents of little things. The trouble, is to know it in time when we see it. If we are not ready for it, then it is not there." – Henry M. Tomlinson (1926)
In a nutshell, modern upgrades of old-school types with a penchant for really Big adventures, adventures entirely of our own making.
"One doesn't discover new lands without consenting to lose sight, for a very long time, of the shore."
– André P. G. Gide (1925)
Explorers positioned at the intersection of scientific fields with a willingness, a daring, to venture way off the chart & well beyond the safety of the reservation, & even crossing forbidden seas to reach other shores.