Did Christopher Columbus really believe the Earth was flat? What was the real reason for his mission? Did he believe he was doing God's work? On today's program, Shawn and Jean discuss someone who has now become a controversial figure.


Episode Chapters

  • "Columbus Was Last"

    Starting at 3 min 
    11 sec

    There were many people in America before Columbus. Here are some examples.

  • Round Earth vs. Flat Earth

    Starting at 15 min 
    06 sec

    Christopher Columbus knew the Earth was a sphere, but that isn't really why he sailed around the world.

  • Why Did Columbus Sail the Ocean Blue?

    Starting at 21 min 
    39 sec

    Did Columbus believe he was doing God's work?