Did the Chinese beat Columbus? More on Gavin Menzies controversial book 1421: The Year China Discovered America (but heck, it’s eminently marketable to a very big audience…).
Quote of the Day:
The known is finite, the unknown is infinite; intellectually we stand on an islet in the midst of an illimitable ocean of inexplicability. Our business in every generation is to reclaim a little more land.