Santa Maria’...

Marine explorer Barry Clifford announces that he may have discovered the shipwreck of Columbus’ Santa Maria.

Cartography of th...

A number of cartographers produced globes in these early years of the sixteenth century.

Cartography of the New World – Part 2

One hundred years ago, when this article was written, the Caverio map and the Waldseemüller globe had just been discovered.

Cartography of th...

An extensive and fascinating article reviewing the early cartography of the New World.

What Columbus Bel...

Columbus’ misconceptions inspired a voyage which would never have won backers had the truth been known.