It was not until 1507 that people began to realize that what Columbus had discovered was not a new route to India, but instead was a completely new world. The first person to suggest that this was the case was an Italian explorer by the name of Amerigo Vespucci.
Because he was the first to realize that a new world had been discovered, map makers began calling this new land the ‘Americas’ in honor of him.
You can''t depend on your judgment when your imagination is out of focus.
he Egyptians were the first people known to have separated copper from its copper ore around 2000 B.C.