The Age of Discovery Collection
10 of the Most Doomed Expeditions in History 249.5k VIEWS   History is just FULL of doomed expeditions. In any venture into the unknown, there is risk and a large factor in ... For Centuries, Things Were So Bad In Europe It Was Called The 'General ... 47k 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 186.7k 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 56.3k 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 50.4k VIEWS What was the Silk Road? As one of the most important trade routes in human history, facts about the Silk Road are a gateway into ... 20 Things You Might Not Know About Marco Polo 11.8k 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 ... What Would Have Happened If Christopher Columbus Missed The Americas? 1.2k VOTES In 1492, Columbus sailed the ocean blue. But what if Columbus never came back from his voyage? Columbus's three ships, the ...