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Daily Question # 138 February 25, 2009

Posted by Chandrakant in Uncategorized.

Find  The  Monthly  Set  – 3  here .

What  was  their  mission ?


The  Tangaroa  expedition  attempted  to  duplicate  Thor  Heyerdahl’s  Kon-Tiki  expedition  and  successfully  completed  the  voyage  in  mid  2006 . The  dude  on  the  extreme  left  is  Olav  Heyerdahl , Thor  Heyerdahl’s  grandson .

Cracked  by  Deepu , Incognito , Raouf , Varun  Shenoy , Sandeep , Anil  Raghavan  and  Rohit  Pisharoty .


1. Deepu - February 25, 2009

This is the crew of the Tangaroa-expedition which attempted to duplicate(and duplicated) the Kon-Tiki voyage using a raft called as Tangora built out of balsa wood.They navigated the raft across the Pacific with the mythical steering method of the pre-Inca seafaring nation.

2. sandeep - February 26, 2009

thor heyerdahl on kon tiki expedition. to prove people moved frm south america to polynesia through pacific ocean..by using only the materials and technologies available to those people at the time

3. incognito - February 26, 2009

this is the tangaroa expedition, which attempted to duplicate the kon-tiki voyage in 2006.

4. Alan John - February 26, 2009

Reaching St Petersburg in 240 days.

5. Manjith - February 26, 2009

Kon Tiki expedition?
mission would be to prove that polynesians could have crossed the ocean on indigenously built boats.

6. Raouf - February 26, 2009

The Tangaroa expedition which recreated the Kon-tii expedition by Thor Heyerdahl. First time I feel confident enough to attempt a question here. 🙂

7. Varun - February 26, 2009

Retracing the path of a certain Thor Heyerdahl

8. sandeep - February 26, 2009

sorry i’m modifying my answer its tangaroa expedition… recreation of kon tiki expedition by a group of norweigian attempting duplicate heyerdahl

9. Rithwik K - February 26, 2009

#Kontiki Expedition !!!!!!

10. anilraghavan - February 26, 2009

Recreating the kontiki journey of thor hyerdeyal

11. Rohit Pisharoty - February 26, 2009

Tangaroa Expedition made by Olav Heyerdahl – aiming to recreate the original Kon-tiki Voyage.

12. Vikas - February 27, 2009

Tangaroa Expedition- Kontiki Voyage

13. Vikas - February 27, 2009

I was late 😦

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