Podding Through Time

Neolithic Agricultural Revolution in New Guinea/Berkebeiner Succession

July 15, 2019 Jacob and Evan Season 1 Episode 2
Podding Through Time
Neolithic Agricultural Revolution in New Guinea/Berkebeiner Succession
Show Notes

In the second episode of Podding Through Time, Jacob and Evan talk about even more great history topics, carrying on from last time:

  • What were Otto von Bismarck's policies regarding the relationship of the Prussian state to the Catholic Church?
  • When did agriculture first begin in New Guinea and which crops do we owe to their neolithic agricultural revolution?
  • What was the curious origin story of King Haakon IV of Norway, who brought the medieval kingdom to the height of its golden age?
  • What does the conclusion of the First Opium War have to do with the ongoing political situation in Hong Kong?
  • Who was Simo Häyhä and how does his record as a soldier and sniper compare to Lady Death from the last episode? 
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