Cracking Codes: Writings, Runes & Other Riddles

Arthur C. Clarke’s Mysterious Universe
S1:Ep1726 mins1995Guest: Arthur C. Clarke, Carol Vorderman

The Vinland Map is one of the most controversial artifacts in the field of cartography. It was supposedly drawn in a pre-Columbian era depicting a portion of the Americas. The Kensington Runestone is a giant slab with runes on it claiming that Scandinavian explorers reached the Americas in the 14th century. This, and similar mysteries, are investigated in this episode.

Featuring: Arthur C. Clarke, Carol Vorderman
Video Language: English