Way before Columbus, ancient Malians sailed to the Americas in 1311

Or so says some historians. Although it is now widely accepted that Columbus did not discover the Americas when he landed in the Caribbean in 1492, as there were Native Americans watching him from the continents’ shores, a more contested history of explorers who went to America continues to rear its head and cause fierce … Continue reading Way before Columbus, ancient Malians sailed to the Americas in 1311