Vaihi, Tonga, and Lo’au

There has been such a huge fuss of DNA evidence as the only source of finding the origin of Polynesians. DNA is one data point for finding genetic origin. However, when you speak of a civilization especially one that was internationally mobile over thousands of years you will have a very diverse genetic pool. Much like the origin and greatness of America today as a civilization being tunnel-visioned in the genetic make-up of Americans as the origin of the civilization will only leave you confused. Rather focusing on the core principles of civilization i.e. religious, scientific, social, economic, governmental structures,...