4 May 2012
Evidence discovered by the Cabot Project which suggests that a Florentine merchant house financed the earliest English voyages to North America was reported by UK and Canadian media.
The research was covered by the Daily Mail, The Post, Bristol 24-7, UPI, Science Codex, Discovery News, Der Spiegel, the Edmonton Journal, Calgary Herald, Montreal Gazette, Vancouver Sun and other media in Canada, Poland, Indonesia and Vietnam.
Full press release: Italian merchants funded England's discovery of North America
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