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Franck Goddio is a pioneer of modern maritime archaeology. As the grandson of Eric de Bischop (navigator, writer, inventor of the modern catamaran, and specialist of ancient navigational routes in the South Pacific), a passion for the sea and wanderlust runs in Franck Goddio’s veins. After graduating from the École Nationale de la Statistique et de l'Administration Economique in Paris, Franck Goddio conducted economic and financial counselling missions in Laos, Vietnam and Cambodia for the…

Franck Goddio is a pioneer of modern maritime archaeology. As the grandson of Eric de Bischop (navigator, writer, inventor of the modern catamaran, and specialist of ancient navigational routes in the South Pacific), a passion for the sea and wanderlust runs in Franck Goddio’s veins. After graduating from the École Nationale de la Statistique et de l'Administration Economique in Paris, Franck Goddio conducted economic and financial counselling missions in Laos, Vietnam and Cambodia for the…

Museum of Tropical Queensland | Museum located in North Queensland | Houses the Maritime Archaeology section of the Queensland Museum and has links to the field excavation site of the Royal Navy warship, 'Pandora', which was sent to the South Pacific to capture the men who had 'pirated' the Bounty. Our focus is on researching and interpreting the cultural and natural heritage of tropical Queensland. #Science #EdAliveTopSites

Museum of Tropical Queensland

Museum of Tropical Queensland | Museum located in North Queensland | Houses the Maritime Archaeology section of the Queensland Museum and has links to the field excavation site of the Royal Navy warship, 'Pandora', which was sent to the South Pacific to capture the men who had 'pirated' the Bounty. Our focus is on researching and interpreting the cultural and natural heritage of tropical Queensland. #Science #EdAliveTopSites

Thor Heyerdahl's 4,300 mile trip across the South Pacific on a raft made of balsa wood called the Kon Tiki.

Experimental Archaeologists Test Past by Making It Real

Thor Heyerdahl's 4,300 mile trip across the South Pacific on a raft made of balsa wood called the Kon Tiki.

The unbelievable navigational achievements of the ancient Polynesians resulted in their population of the mighty Pacific, roughly 1/3 the earths surface, over 22,000 islands, more than 1000 years before Columbus. See just how one of these great voyages could have actually happened at www.authorrobertbonville.com

The unbelievable navigational achievements of the ancient Polynesians resulted in their population of the mighty Pacific, roughly 1/3 the earths surface, over 22,000 islands, more than 1000 years before Columbus. See just how one of these great voyages could have actually happened at www.authorrobertbonville.com

Members of the Submarine Base at Pearl Harbor, T.H. have adopted this kitten, June 19, 1942, born on a cruiser during the height of the Coral Sea battle.

Members of the Submarine Base at Pearl Harbor, T.H. have adopted this kitten, June 19, 1942, born on a cruiser during the height of the Coral Sea battle.

Image of Bronze sculpture of Sanxingdui Hoard in South West China. Note the unusual Tiki-Polynesian character of the sculpture and the slanted eyes, perhaps symbolizing the slit like eyes of the snake. These masks may represent the faces of the maritime Naga snake shamans that traveled the oceans of the Pacific long ago, eventually settling in the valleys of Southwest China near the 12th century B.C.

Image of Bronze sculpture of Sanxingdui Hoard in South West China. Note the unusual Tiki-Polynesian character of the sculpture and the slanted eyes, perhaps symbolizing the slit like eyes of the snake. These masks may represent the faces of the maritime Naga snake shamans that traveled the oceans of the Pacific long ago, eventually settling in the valleys of Southwest China near the 12th century B.C.

Deep Vertigo by Michael Anderson da Michael Anderson Tramite Flickr: This is the wreck of the Taiyo, a 300 foot long fishing boat that crashed and sank on it’s maiden voyage. The ship went down...

Deep Vertigo by Michael Anderson da Michael Anderson Tramite Flickr: This is the wreck of the Taiyo, a 300 foot long fishing boat that crashed and sank on it’s maiden voyage. The ship went down...

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