If you would like to change the illuminant of your COLUMBUS globe or update your Explorer Pen, you will find further information below.

Frequently Asked Questions

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Because we build the world every day, we know how fragile it is. Learn how we as a company protect the environment and our employees.


Hand-coated and mouth-blown: Our globes embody passion and tradition. Learn what craftsmanship makes them shine.


A globe may be a simple sphere, yet it poses a highly complex figure. Learn how we make our globes speak and flicker.