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Moai - Wikipedia

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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  ...

Easter Island Heads Have Bodies? : snopes.com

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Feb 29, 2016 ... The 'giant head' moai statues on Easter Island actually have bodies as well.

Easter Island -- World Heritage Site -- National Geographic

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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 ( Easter ...

Do Easter Island's Statues Really Have Bodies? | IFLScience

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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 - Facts & Summary - HISTORY.com

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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 ...

UCLA archaeologist digs deep to reveal Easter Island torsos | UCLA

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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 ...

Sentinels in Stone - The Creation of Easter Island's Moai Statues

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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 ...

NOVA Online | Secrets of Easter Island | Stone Giants - PBS

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The islanders call them "moai," and they have puzzled ethnographers, archaeologists, and visitors to the island.

Moai statues - Easter Island Travel

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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 the ...

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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 ...
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Apparently Easter Island's Heads Have Bodies - artnet News

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May 1, 2015 ... Easter Island's monumental stone heads are well-known, but there's more to the story: all along, the sculptures have secretly had torsos, buried ...

Do the Easter Island Heads Really Have Bodies? - Live Science

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May 25, 2012 ... The mysterious Easter Island statues — hundreds of huge, ancient carved stone heads that guard the hilly Pacific island landscape — may ...

Easter Island Statue Project Official Website

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Website detailing EISP history and current field work in the documentation and inventory of moai on Easter Island.