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.
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 ...
May 25, 2012 ... The mysterious Easter Island statues — hundreds of huge, ancient carved stone
heads that guard the hilly Pacific island landscape — may ...
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 ...
Website detailing EISP history and current field work in the documentation and
inventory of moai on Easter Island.
A Dutch drawing from 1728, right, seems to show natives moving an Easter
Island statue in an upright position.
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 ...
Nov 15, 2010 ... Get facts, photos, and travel tips for Rapa Nui National Park (Easter Island), a
World Heritage site in ... Photo: Stone heads of Easter Island.