Picture yourself on the open ocean. Beneath your feet, a 62-foot (19-meter) catamaran-style canoe. Above your head, the stars that guide your way. And all around you, nothing but water, all the way to the horizon. "I am Moana!" you sing-scream, getting dirty looks from all your sailing companions. Welcome to Hōkūleʻa, the replica vessel from the Polynesian islands that proved ancient craft could circumnavigate the globe.
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Hōkūleʻa Worldwide Voyage
Written by Reuben Westmaas July 14, 2017
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