News & Outreach
Friday, May 10, 2019
Friday, May 24th at 10.30am, Gregory McIntosh will deliver a talk at the Faculty of Sciences, University of Lisbon, room 8.2.14. All welcome.
After the discovery of lands to the West in 1492 and the opening of the sea route to the East in 1498, the great pr...
Tuesday, May 7, 2019
The daily newspaper Público released a small video on the book launch session that took place at the newspaper headquarters in Alcântara, last week, May 2nd, with insights of the book.
For a full news piece please visit the oficial newspaper website.
The MEDEA-CHART Database is online!
December 2, 2019
What is a Nautical Chart? Part II | The Treatises of Pedro Nunes about the nautical chart by Joaquim Gaspar
November 21, 2019
What is a Nautical Chart Really? The concepts of internal and external geometry applied to early modern nautical charts by Joaquim Gaspar
November 11, 2019
Call for Papers International Workshop on the Origin and Evolution of the Nautical, 4-5 June 2020
Call for a research fellowship is open
November 5, 2019
The Magellan planisphere, offered to the spanish King D. Carlos I, was possibly found
October 10, 2019
Double session, Joaquim Gaspar and Henrique Leitão seminars Friday Sept 20th, 14.30h, FCUL
September 13, 2019
Medea-Chart at the International Conference on the History of Cartography, Amsterdam, last July
August 13, 2019
Was the earth round in 1500? (available in Portuguese only)
August 6, 2019
"Was the Earth Round in 1500?" a talk by Joaquim Alves Gaspar
June 3, 2019