Moai Listen/ˈmoʊ.aɪ/, or Mo'ai, are monolithic human figures carved by the
Rapa Nui people ... Easter Island statues are known for their large, broad noses
and strong chins, along...
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 ...
Feb 29, 2016 ... The Stone Statues in Easter Island have bodies! This is absolutely incredible.
Here we've been thinking for all these years that they were just ...
The stone heads of Easter Island have cast an almost magical spell on anyone ...
Roggeveen gave this description of the heads: “the stone heads surprised us.
Easter Island Statue Project Official Website. ... When we discovered it the head
was standing upright, propped in place with stones, close to the right side of.
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 ...
Apr 11, 2016 ... Remarkably, there are over 887 Moai on the island. While the archeological
community have been aware that these stone heads have bodies ...
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 moai statues with heads visible in quarry Rano Raraku ... They
were placed on rectangular stone platforms called ahu, which are tombs for the ...
The Smithsonian's two monumental Easter Island stone figures, or moai, ... the
statues—one a complete statue, the other a head—remain today the only such ...