The Age of Discovery Collection
10 of the Most Doomed Expeditions in History 222.7k VIEWS History is just FULL of doomed expeditions. In any venture into the unknown, there is risk and a large factor in your ... 13 Facts Nobody Knows About 'The Little Ice Age' That Wiped Out Thousands ... 34.9k VIEWS Chances are that when you think of the Ice Age, your mind conjures up images of vast, snow-covered wastelands traversed by ... Christopher Columbus Facts They Don't Teach in School 135.9k VIEWS Columbus Day has become an occasion not just to celebrate the first steps toward founding America, but a time to re-examine what ... 15 Brutal Ways Conquistadors Killed Native People 46.4k VIEWS Spanish conquistadors fought and explored their way through the Americas in the 16th, 17th, and 18th centuries. In their wake, ... 21 Things You Might Not Know About the Silk Road 47.7k VIEWS What was the Silk Road? The history of the Silk Road begins with the Persians of 500 BCE and stretches all the way to the fall ... 20 Things You Might Not Know About Marco Polo 8.6k VIEWS The biography of Marco Polo tells the story of one of the most famous explorers of all time. Leaving Venice with his father and ...