Tides of History | 23 June 2022 | 0h 46m | Listen Later | Podcasts | Spotify
Interview with Patrick Vinton Kirch discussing the how, why, and impact of Polynesian voyages and colonization of the Pacific.
Tides of History | 9 June 2022 | 0h 38m | Listen Later | Podcasts | Spotify
Tides of History | 16 June 2022 | 0h 43m | Listen Later | Podcasts | Spotify
Two-part description by Patrick Wyman of the migration of Austronesian-speaking people from Taiwan, through the Philippines and onwards to spread out over a vast swathe of Southeast Asia and Oceania, eventually moving to the distant reaches of Indonesia and the previously uninhabited spaces of Remote Oceania.
The Insight | 9 July 2020 | 0h 44m | Listen Later | iTunes
Interview with Alex Ioannidis on the Nature paper he co-authored: Native American gene flow into Polynesia predating Easter Island settlement. Explains the genetic evidence for pre-Columbian Native American ancestry in Eastern Polynesia. Did the Polynesians bring them back from the mainland? Or did they voyage themselves?