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The Norse colonization of North America began in the late 10th century AD when Norsemen explored and settled areas of the North Atlantic including the northeastern fringes of North America. Viking houses were found at L'Anse aux Meadows near the northern tip of ..... The Skálholt Map, made by an Icelandic teacher in 1570, depicts part of ...


Apr 1, 2016 ... A new discovery has revealed that the Vikings may have travelled hundreds of miles further into North America than previously thought.


Jun 2, 2013 ... Amateur historian proves '15th century map' that showed Vikings discovered America before Columbus is a FAKE. Vinland Map hailed in ...


Is the Vinland Map a forgery? Explore evidence in chemistry, cartography, pigments, archeology, etc. Make your own determination.


Apr 1, 2016 ... Is this the rock that proves Vikings DID discover America? ... of the seas allowed them to venture to North America (illustrated on the map).


In 1960, they discovered the remains of a Viking encampment in Newfoundland .... Norse did what and where in North America, but if Steinberg's find is indeed Thorfinn's house, the .... Google Maps Stumbles Upon Millennium Falcon Structure.


The Vikings not only discovered North America, they also established at ... The Vinland Map, dated at about 1450 (before Columbus set sail), shows part of North.


Oct 9, 2013 ... Controversial historian Gavin Menzies is claiming that this map from 1418 proves that the New World was discovered by China's Admiral Zheng ...


Oct 8, 2007 ... Did you believe that Christopher Columbus discovered America and that was it, ... The first encounter was when the Vikings came across 10 Indians ..... he was close to Japan "because all my globes and world maps seem to ...


Mar 31, 2016 ... Guided by ancient Norse sagas and modern satellite images, searchers discover what may be North America's second Viking site. ... of archaeologists was drawn to this remote part of Canada by a modern-day treasure map: ...