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A “Fiery” Eclipse Saved Columbus From Starvation

Columbus and his crew were running out of options — so they turned their eyes to the sky.

June 25, 1503

Two large ships hobbled around the bend of St Ann’s Bay, Jamaica. One had a broken sail.

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Always on the hunt for a good story. That guy from Quora. Writing out of Tampa, Florida.