Lost and Found Colonies: Using Science and Technology to Uncover the Past

Along the eastern coast of the United States, Europeans began arriving seaking trade, riches, and for some, a chance to start over. However, this "new world" contained dangers and hardships. These problems created failures for lots of the early colonies and while we know what happened to some, others remain a mystery. Advances in technolgy are helping answer some of the questions of what happened to those early colonies.