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New Zealand's Maori may have discovered Antarctica 1,300 years before Westerners, study says

For decades, historians and scientists believed Antarctica was first discovered by Europeans and Americans. But according to a new study, it may have been New Zealand's indigenous Maori people who first laid eyes on the icy landscape. [Source]

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