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Fact vs. Fiction: Thor Heyerdahl’s Kon Tiki

Major film studios have always had a loose relationship with historical accuracy; it hardly takes the most well schooled of film buffs to highlight the blaring liberties taken in… 1,017 more words


Picture Quote--Thor Heyerdahl

Background photo is of the statue outside the Kon-Tiki Museum in Oslo, Norway. ©2016 omnirambles.com

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Exploring Sheki - Part 2

Spectacular views of the green lush Caucasus mountains is the first thing that comes to mind when I think of Kish, a village five miles from Sheki City. 693 more words


The Kon-Tiki Museum, Oslo

The Kon-Tiki Museum houses the ships and other artefacts from the Kon-Tiki expedition in which Thor Heyerdahl crossed the Pacific Ocean in 1947. 116 more words

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Career Lesson: For every minute, the future is becoming the past.

Article written by Angela Hydes, Marketing and Content Contributor. Follow us at @TALGroup. 46 more words



April 28th in history:

On April 28th, 1947, explorer Thor Heyerdahl and five crewmates began a voyage on the raft “Kon-Tiki,” to prove that people from South America could have settled Pacific islands. 80 more words

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Thor Heyerdahl's Kon-Tiki Expedition across the Pacific; ca. 1947

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.

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