In these days, the adventurer and scientist Thor Heyerdahl is being honored in Seattle.
The celebration in Seattle shall honor the impact Thor Heyerdahl did at PLU, environment scholarship, anthropological theory and Norwegians around the world. Together with Professor Ryan, two visitors from the Heyerdahl Institute, Chairman Knut Pihl and Professor Willy Østreng, will talk about the impact of Heyerdahl's scholarship across disciplines and celebrate the 100th anniversary of this great adventurer and scientist.
The Heyerdahl Institute is also presenting the anniversary exhibition Thor Heyerdahl 1914 - 2014 in Seattle.
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