Kon-Tiki expedeetion

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Kon-Tiki, 1947

The Kon-Tiki expedeetion wis a 1947 jurney bi raft athort the Paceefic Ocean frae Sooth Americae tae the Polynesian islands, led bi Norse explorer an writer Thor Heyerdahl. The raft wis named Kon-Tiki efter the Inca sun god, Viracocha, for that "Kon-Tiki" wis said tae be an auld name. Kon-Tiki is an aa the name o Heyerdahl's beuk; the Academy Awaird-winnin documentary film chroniclin his adventurs; an the 2012 dramatised featur film nominatit for the Academy Awaird for Best Foreign Leid Film.