500 years later, Columbus' ships still lost to history

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After Christopher Columbus sailed the ocean blue, the physical remains of his ships — the Niña, the Pinta, and the Santa Maria — remain lost.
More than half a millennium after Christopher Columbus sailed the ocean blue, the physical remains of his three ships — the Niña, the Pinta, and the Santa Maria — remain lost to history.

The 15th century explorer landed in the present-day Bahamas on Oct. 12, 1492, ending the pre-Columbian era in the New World.

Despite being the find of a lifetime for curious archaeologists and shipwreck chasers — the three ocean-going sailing ships have never been found, according to National Geographic.

No one knows whether the vessels, two of which eventually…
Conor Skelding
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