Moai Listen/ˈmoʊ.aɪ/, or Mo'ai, are monolithic human figures carved by the
Rapa Nui people on Easter Island in eastern Polynesia between the years 1250
Feb 29, 2016 ... The 'giant head' moai statues on Easter Island actually have bodies as well.
Giant moai statues dot the grassy flanks of an extinct volcano on Easter Island.
Photograph by Christian Wilkinson, My Shot. Site: Rapa Nui National Park (
Apr 13, 2016 ... The monolithic rock statues of Easter Island have mystified us for centuries. More
recently, confusion about these postcard-friendly monuments ...
Easter Island's most dramatic claim to fame is an array of almost 900 giant stone
figures that date back many centuries. The statues reveal their creators to be ...
May 30, 2012 ... The famous heads of Easter Island's statues are actually heads with torsos that
have become partially buried by erosion, according to UCLA ...
Using basalt stone picks, the Easter Island Moai were carved from the solidified
volcanic ash of Rano Raraku volcano. They statues are all monolithic, the ...
The islanders call them "moai," and they have puzzled ethnographers,
archaeologists, and visitors to the island.
Moai statues are massive megaliths at Easter Island, and these are what this
island is famous for. The moais were built in approximately 1400 - 1650 A.D. by
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Jan 29, 2016 ... They are famous around the world: giant stone heads on Easter Island. Easter
Island, also known as Rapa Nui, is an isolated island off the ...