Piri Reis already in 1513 had maps, among which was one with the coasts of South America and ... Antarctica, discovered 300 years later. Admiral also once met a pilot ... Columbus, Juan de la Cosa. A few years later, in 1520, Ferdinand Magellan revealed what he saw on the maps of the King of Portugal, and in 1733 Philippe Bauche possessed a map of Antarctica without ice - as two islands. Such maps from 500 years ago are copies of maps from thousands of years ago. That's what their owners said about them. What does it matter? It shows us a different picture of old times, and this leads to bigger questions.
released September 19, 2019