Broadcast journalist Serena Altschul said that people thought Heyerdahl
On his 1955 archeological expedition, Heyerdahl
employed 180 men to move a "less-than-medium-size" statue a short distance over sand on a y-shaped sledge.
The former discusses Heyerdahl
and American origins, Langdon's belief in biologically and culturally hyper-active Spaniards (16th--18th centuries) and catastrophic ideas of Polynesians as degenerate survivors of sunken continents.
Working in close co-operation with Norway's Thor Heyerdahl
Museum, SSP developed a bar called The Explorer, and separate cafe and restaurant named after the Kon-Tiki.
The first aircraft featured the face of Thor Heyerdahl
and others to come include Roald Amundsen and Fridtjof Nansen.
Then again, Thor Heyerdahl
once made it across an ocean on a reed raft.
Explorer Thor Heyerdahl
, who died last week, once crossed the Pacific Ocean in a vessel made out of balsa wood.
The Norwegian author and explorer Thor Heyerdahl
has been hospitalised in Italy, after falling seriously ill when spending the Easter holidays with his family near Alassio on the Italian Riviera.
The film's pungent atmosphere is further enhanced by Neil Smolar's classic film score, and as for the cast, William Hurt plays off a lively mix of British, Canadian and American actors: Julia Ormond, Lynn Redgrave, Alan Arkin, Remy Girard, Christopher Heyerdahl
, Maury Chaykin, Matt Craven and Chetwynd's wife, Gloria Carlin.
said that he and Liv were sitting by their dying campfire on the beach one evening with old Tei-Tetua.
is, of course, famous for his 1947 trip from Peru to Polynesia in the Kon-Tiki but in his memoirs he describes his childhood, his years as a Norwegian volunteer fighting the Nazis, his life-long commitment to scientific research and to protecting the environment and, ironically, his childhood dread of water.
Munoz is following in the tradition of Norwegian adventurer Thor Heyerdahl
, who captained a balsa raft called the "Kon-Tiki" from Peru to Polynesia in a 1947 exploration of the eastern Pacific Ocean.