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This is the first installment of our new comic series -  illustrated by web cartoonist Maki Naro of PopSci’s Boxplot - in which scientists, inventors, explorers and astronomers of yore time travel to the present day only to have their mind’s blown by modern technology.
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The image below is a reference for the type of maps Columbus would have been used to seeing in his day. In 1490, Columbus and his brother Bartolomeo drew the map below in their workshop in Lisbon.

Courtesy: Wikimedia Commons.

This is the first installment of our new comic series -  illustrated by web cartoonist Maki Naro of PopSci’s Boxplot - in which scientists, inventors, explorers and astronomers of yore time travel to the present day only to have their mind’s blown by modern technology.

The image below is a reference for the type of maps Columbus would have been used to seeing in his day. In 1490, Columbus and his brother Bartolomeo drew the map below in their workshop in Lisbon.

Courtesy: Wikimedia Commons.

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