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Evidence Accumulates for Ancient Transoceanic Voyages, Says Geographer

An expert’s journey across controversial gap in history of the New World

By Tara MacIsaac, Epoch Times| June 8, 2016 AT 1:47 PM

Theories on the fringe of science sometimes slowly work their way into the core as the evidence accumulates.

“A classic example is the continental drift [theory],” said cultural geographer Stephen C. Jett, professor emeritus at the University of California–Davis. “In 1955, if you believed in continental drift, you were laughed at. In 1965, if you didn’t believe in continental drift, you were laughed at.”

He was a geography student while this dramatic change in opinion occurred, and he took the example to heart. Encouraged by a professor of his at Johns Hopkins University, Jett started a decades-long investigation into another controversial theory.

Diffusionism

Mainstream anthropology and archaeology holds that Norse expeditions around 1000 A.D. were the only ones to make it to the New World before Christopher Columbus landed in the 15th century. But on the fringes are multiple theories about other successful pre-Columbian expeditions. These theories are placed under the umbrella of “diffusionism.” Continue reading Evidence Accumulates for Ancient Transoceanic Voyages, Says Geographer

Mystery solved! No Alien built Moai but Easter Island scared of giant seafarers?

BetterNotMessWithMoai

“WE ALSO NOT AFRAID GIANT-DENYING DARWINIST SO-CALLED HISTORIANS!!”

This video shows again how modern “Science” is led by political or religious agendas. In this case the pop-history TV channels like History.com & “George Noori” show surmise “ALIENS!” Well, the more informed among us already know that they are setting us up for an “alien invasion” of Earth with their secret anti-gravity “UFOhigh-tech, and so history programs are prostituted towards that agenda. Also real Historical Science is persecuted by non-science lying to us that “Easter Island didn’t have trees!” Oh yes they did, and overcutting of forests eroded the island severely, burying many Moai!

Continue reading Mystery solved! No Alien built Moai but Easter Island scared of giant seafarers?