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Original letter from Columbus announcing ‘discovery’ of America goes on sale for first time

The Observer 01 Oct 2023
In 1493, Christopher Columbus wrote a letter that would change the landscape of the modern world ... Now a rare 1493 Latin translation of this letter, printed on an early printing press to swiftly convey news of Columbus’s “discoveries” to elite Europeans, is expected to fetch up to £1.2m ($1.5m) at a Christie’s auction this month ... Photograph ... Read more.

Rachel Kippen, Our Ocean Backyard | Seymour Marine Discovery Center unveils new climate community hub ...

Santa Cruz Sentinel 01 Oct 2023
A couple of weeks ago the Seymour Center posted a video of a staff member taking a sledgehammer to the organization’s front desk. The destruction was reminiscent of the famed baseball-bat-meets-printer scene from the movie Office Space, and similarly represented a marked turning point toward a different era ... (Rachel Kippen/Contributed) ... .

Green Acres Sew & Vac Hosting BERNINA Q-Matic Discovery Class With Lane Hunter

MENA FN 30 Sep 2023
(MENAFN - GlobeNewsWire - Nasdaq) MEMPHIS, Mo., Sept. 29, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Green Acres Sew and Vac is excited to host the BERNINA Q-matic Discovery class on Friday, October 6th from 9.30 AM ... .

Discovery Ridge temporarily designated as 'wildlife affected' area due to bear activity

CTV 30 Sep 2023
Calgary’s Discovery Ridge has been temporarily designated as a “wildlife affected” area due to bear activity ... .

News24 | Road Accident Fund move will cost medical schemes R500m a year, Discovery claims

News24 30 Sep 2023
The Road Accident Fund has stopped paying for the medical expenses of accident victims who had already received medical aid payouts ... .

Google Doodle Celebrates 40Th Anniversary Of Discovery Of 9,000-Year-Old Ain Ghazal Statues

MENA FN 30 Sep 2023
(MENAFN - Live Mint) "Today's Google Doodle, a meticulously crafted creation, pays tribute to the Ain Ghazal statues. These remarkable artifacts, approximately 9,000 years old, are regarded as ... .

The Disneyland Hotel’s new Discovery Tower offers a different kind of hotel room

San Francisco Chronicle 30 Sep 2023
The new Discovery Tower at the Disneyland Hotel has grand suites — and the hotel’s most affordable accommodations ... .

Dartmouth Health Children’s partners with SEE Science Center to promote education and discovery for young ...

TheNewsHOOK 30 Sep 2023
Dartmouth Health Children’s partners with SEE Science Center to promote education and discovery for young children and their families ....

Christopher Columbus letter on America ‘discovery’ expected to sell for £1.2m

London Evening Standard 30 Sep 2023
A letter from Christopher Columbus in which he announces the “discovery” of America is expected to fetch up to £1.2m ($1.5m) at an auction ... .

Original Columbus letter announcing 'discovery' of America goes on sale for the first time, check ...

The Economic Times 30 Sep 2023
Upon Columbus's return to Spain on March 15, 1493, he promptly composed a letter to inform King Ferdinand and Queen Isabella about his discoveries. These monarchs had provided financial support for his expedition ... .

With 13.16% CAGR, Global Cloud Based Drug Discovery Platform Market Size To Hit USD 6348.36 ...

MENA FN 30 Sep 2023
(MENAFN - GlobeNewsWire - Nasdaq) NEW YORK, United States, Sept. 30, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Facts and Factors has published a new research report titled– Cloud Based Drug Discovery Platform ... .

Discovery Ridge temporarily declared as 'wildlife affected' after a rise in bear sightings

CBC 30 Sep 2023
The designation means that residents need to adhere to new waste storage regulations to avoid attracting bears, the City of Calgary said in a statement ... .

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