Kon-Tiki Sails Again

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Kon-Tiki Sails Again Kon-Tiki is a gloss on a man whose towering self-regard allowed him to ignore critics who insisted he was on a suicide mission. Was the voyage a genuine scientific

The Kon-Tiki sails again 70 years after explorers set off

The Kon-Tiki sails again! Nearly 70 years after explorers set off across the Pacific on famous voyage, their raft is recreated for another fearless journey

Kon-tiki Sails Again | The ForteanTimes Forums

Mar 17, 2016 · Kon-Tiki Replica to Sail, Study Pacific in 2005 Sept. 6, 2004 — By Alister Doyle, Environment Correspondent OSLO (Reuters) – A replica of the Kon-Tiki balsa raft will sail the Pacific in 2005 to study mounting environmental threats to the oceans since Thor Heyerdahl made his daredevil 1947 voyage, organizers said on Monday.

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The Kon-Tiki Sails Again! – Really Rocket Science

The Kon-Tiki Sails Again! «Nearly 60 years after Thor Heyerdahl’s Pacific Ocean crossing aboard the balsa raft Kon-Tiki, a Norwegian team is in Peru putting final touches on a new vessel to repeat the journey,» the AP reports.

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Mar 17, 2016 · Kon-Tiki Replica to Sail, Study Pacific in 2005 Sept. 6, 2004 — By Alister Doyle, Environment Correspondent OSLO (Reuters) – A replica of the Kon-Tiki balsa raft will sail the Pacific in 2005 to study mounting environmental threats to the oceans since Thor Heyerdahl made his daredevil 1947 voyage, organizers said on Monday.

Kon-Tiki Sails Again – Critiki News

Kon-Tiki Sails Again Members of the Tangaroa Expedition, photo from Kon-Tiki Museum A group of explorers plan to recreate the dramatic expedition that launched Thor Heyerdahl’s adventurous career — they plan to float across the Pacific Ocean from Peru to Polynesia on a simple balsawood raft.

Kon-Tiki project sails again – The Globe and Mail

An effort to recreate the late Thor Heyerdahl’s famed 101-day Pacific crossing aboard the Kon-Tiki balsa raft resumed Tuesday after a postponement forced by last year’s southern Asia tsunami.

Thor Heyerdahl and the Kon-Tiki – Today I Found Out

Thor Heyerdahl was born in Larvik, Norway on October 6, 1914. His father worked as a brewer while Heyerdahl’s mother held a leadership position at a local museum. Heyerdahl spent his childhood trekking through the forest at the edge of town and then climbing mountains with his pet husky. Despite

Kon-Tiki expedition – Wikipedia

The Kon-Tiki expedition was a 1947 journey by raft across the Pacific Ocean from South America to the Polynesian islands, led by Norwegian explorer and writer Thor Heyerdahl. The raft was named Kon-Tiki after the Inca sun god, Viracocha, for whom «Kon-Tiki» was said to be an old name.

Kon-Tiki set to sail on the screen – newsinenglish.no

Kon-Tiki set to sail on the screen. March 1, 2010. A major new film that will dramatize Norwegian Thor Heyerdahl’s famed Kon-Tiki expedition has won financial support, just as Heyerdahl’s grandson sets off on a new expedition himself.

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Kon Tiki, St Thomas – YouTube

Mar 13, 2013 · www.IslandGetawaysTravel.com Local steel drum band, Tradewinds, plays as the Kon Tiki raft sails back into the pier in St. Thomas, USVI.