Ready to step back in time? The following sites let you witness the world’s great
To start your expedition, check out
Voyage of Exploration: Discovering New Horizons,
a student-designed site about explorers, their expeditions and navigation tools. Using first-class
graphics and detailed information, this site tells the stories of
adventurers who explored unknown regions all over
The Virtual Exploration Society offers detailed
information about explorers and their expeditions. It covers such individuals as Colonel Percy Fawcett, who charted the wilderness of
South America; Matthew Henson, who raced Peary to the North Pole; Amelia
Earhart and Dian Fossey.
Columbus and the Age of Discovery
An index of hundreds of sites relating to Christopher Columbus, created by
the Millersville University of Pennsylvania in honor of the 500th
anniversary of Columbus’ 1492 voyage.