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    Who Really Discovered America History Channel - Polynesians!

    Polynesian Discovery Part I. Evidence that Polynesians reached the Americas before Columbus.

    Polynesian Discovery Part II. Evidence that Polynesians reached the Americas before Columbus.

    Ancient Voyages to America...Who Were the First Explorers? Historical evidence uncovers the myth of Christopher Columbus being the first to America. This documentary explores the evidence of Ancient Civilizations visiting North America long before Columbus. Chinese, Egyptian, Viking explorers all traveled to the New World. One hour and a half.

    At this point, it’s well-known and accepted that Columbus was not the first explorer to reach the Americas. So who got there before him? The Vikings, the Polynesians, the Israelites, the Chinese, the Egyptians, a few West African nations, the Japanese, the Welsh, and the Russians all have reported claims of discovery before Columbus. It should go without saying that the first peoples to "discover" the Americas were the ancestors of the continents' indigenous population.

    America Before Columbus

    Polynesians -- And Their Chickens -- Arrived in Americas Before Columbus

    ***Native Americans*** Peoples who occupied North America before the arrival of the Europeans in the 15th cent. They have long been known as Indians because of the belief prevalent at the time of Columbus that the Americas were the outer reaches of the Indies (i.e., the East Indies). Most scholars agree that Native Americans came into the Weste...

    A 1512 Spanish report gives evidence that Irish people had settled in America before Columbus arrived in 1492.

    How Did The Ten Commandments Get To America Before Columbus?

    America Before Columbus National Geographic (Part 1)

    Columbus Himself According to renowned American historian and linguist Leo Weiner of Harvard University, one of the strongest pieces of evidence to support the fact that Black people sailed to America before Christopher Columbus was a journal entry from Columbus himself. In Weiner’s book, “Africa and the Discovery of America,” he explains that Columbus noted …

    The Kensington Runestone is a 202-pound slab of greywacke covered in runes on its face and side which, if genuine, would suggest that Scandinavian explorers reached the middle of North America in the 14th century. It was found in 1898 in the largely rural township of Solem, Douglas County, Minnesota, and named after the nearest settlement, Kensington.

    Who Was First to discover the land of what is now America? Many theories that are supported by archaeologists and researchers suggests that Irish Monks, Vikings and the Chinese landed in America long before Columbus. Irish Monk: Saint Brendan, Viking: Leif Erikson, Chinese: Zheng He. Theories claim Brendan was the first then suggested Erikson was, then Zheng He.

    I HAVE A DREAM... MARTIN LUTHER KING - August 28, 1963

    Find out why we celebrate Columbus as the man who discovered the Americas. (Shown above, a statue of Columbus in Lavagna, Genova, Italy.)

    Top 10 People Who Possibly Explored The Americas Before Christopher Columbus |

    The Africans Who Discovered America Thousands Of Years Before Columbus - Foreign Affairs - Nairaland

    By Brittney Lee "Maui is a demi-god who is responsible for fishing the Hawaiian islands out of the sea. That makes him totally awesome."

    The contributions of female explorers - Courtney Stephens

    The History of Thomas Edison - a Short Story