What is Heyerdahl?

  • (noun): Norwegian anthropologist noted for his studies of cultural diffusion (1914-2002).
    Synonyms: Thor Hyerdahl

Some articles on heyerdahl:

Thor Heyerdahl - Other Projects
... Heyerdahl also investigated the mounds found on the Maldive Islands in the Indian Ocean ... Heyerdahl advanced a theory according to which the Canaries had been bases of ancient shipping between America and the Mediterranean ... Heyerdahl was also an active figure in Green politics ...
Azaq - History - Archaeological Digs
... In autumn 2000, Thor Heyerdahl wanted to further investigate his idea that Scandinavians may have migrated from the south via waterways ... Heyerdahl was particularly interested in Snorri's reference to the land of origin of the Æsir people ... Heyerdahl wanted to test the veracity of Snorri and, consequently, organized the Joint Archaeological Excavation in Azov, Russia, in 2001 ...
Bjorn Wegge - The Land We Came From
... The belief in Heyerdahl's theory is explicitly stated in the choice of the album's title "The Land We Came From", with the choir's leader stating that Azerbaijan was "a culture ... excavation (also run by NHE and paid for by Norway) which led Heyerdahl to visit the church ... of a YUKOS-sponsored excavation to the Sea of Azov in 2001 to find evidence to back up Heyerdahl's Odin theory ...
Stoop Kid - Arnold's Classmates and Their Families - Heyerdahl Family
... Phoebe Heyerdahl (voiced by Anndi McAfee) – The smartest girl in the class ... Kyo Heyerdahl (voiced by George Takei) – Phoebe's Japanese American father ... Reba Heyerdahl (voiced by Jean Smart) – Phoebe's Southern American mother from Kentucky ...
Severin Andreas Heyerdahl
... Severin Andreas Heyerdahl (1870–1940) was a Norwegian physician ... Heyerdahl served as chief physician from 1932 to 1938, and director from 1932 to 1939 ...