On this day in 1970 Thor Heyerdahl set sail from Morocco, across the Atlantic in a boat made out of papyrus, based on ancient Egyptian designs, called Ra II. He made it as far as Barbados, thus proving that it was technically possible for ancient boat builders to have crossed the Atlantic.
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‘Wooly’ never; those are unusual pigs.