Sunday, 26 January 2014

Another Australia Day link


Drawing of a kangaroo in a 16th century manuscript?

Not exactly conclusive, but they speculate it could mean Portuguese sailors made to Australia before the Dutch and English .     Pretty cool.

I heard about it on Mysterious Universe, but the article is from the Sydney Morning Herald

http://www.smh.com.au/entertainment/books/16thcentury-manuscript-could-rewrite-australian-history-20140115-30vak.html