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Islamabad, Oct. 10 (ANI): In contrast to the popularly accepted belief, a new book has claimed that Chinese explorer, Zheng He, was the first person to come across America and not Christopher Columbus.
World's oldest 1500s globe showing 'the new world' discovered Aug 25, 12:07 pm
Washington, August 25 (ANI): Researchers have apparently found the oldest known globe, which dates back to the early 1500s, that represented the New World.
London, March 6 (ANI): Scientists may have at last found evidence to believe that the Viking "sunstone" used to navigate the seas did indeed exist.
Washington, March 1 (ANI): Crossing the great unknown waters between Spain and the Caribbean in 1492, Christopher Columbus became one of the most renowned Europeans to set foot in America.
Columbus' handwriting sparks debate over Ibizan descent Sep 29, 1:17 pm
London, September 29 (ANI): The great explorer Christopher Columbus was from Ibiza, politicians on the Spanish party isle have claimed.
Washington, May 4 (ANI): A new investigation has shed fresh light on the voyages of John Cabot, the Italian navigator and explorer, divulging that he may have had prior knowledge of European expeditions to the 'New World' that predated Christopher Columbus's 1492 voyage.
Christopher Columbus blamed for Europe's cool climate Oct 14, 5:44 pm
Washington, Oct 14 (ANI): A new study has claimed that by sailing to the new world, Christopher Columbus and the other explorers may have set off a chain of events that cooled Europe's climate for centuries.
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