Questions tagged [new-zealand]

The tag has no usage guidance.

Filter by
Sorted by
Tagged with
71 votes
4 answers

Why Were Madagascar and New Zealand Discovered So Late?

Considering how exploration over long distances into the unknown has been a part of human nature right at the beginning, it's surprising that some fairly large places have been discovered relatively ...
JohnWDailey's user avatar
25 votes
4 answers

Did the aborigines of Australia and the Maoris in New Zealand know about each other's existence, before the Europeans came?

The aborigines are believed to have migrated from India in prehistoric times. The Maoris are thought to have arrived from Polynesia and elsewhere in eastern Asia. They travelled by canoe. It's one ...
Ne Mo's user avatar
  • 14.1k