Easter Island (Rapa Nui: Rapa Nui, Spanish: Isla de Pascua) is a Chilean island
in the ... Easter Island is famous for its 887 extant monumental statues, called
moai, created ...... The Statues that...
Jun 24, 2012 ... Watch video: Easter Island statues rocking forward ... In previous efforts to solve
the mystery, Czech engineer Pavel Pavel worked with ...
A remote, bleak speck of rock in the middle of the Pacific, Easter Island, ... is that
the islanders used ropes to "walk" the statues upright, like moving a fridge.
Aug 19, 2014 ... The 887 giant moai statues on Easter Island have turned one of the most ... in the
world into one of the most well known---and most mysterious.
Apr 27, 2015 ... The mysterious Moai statues of Easter Island have gazed inland for ... But it is a
mystery as to how the vast carved stones were transported into ...
Jun 12, 2015 ... The moai have proved to be an enduring mystery with many lasting ... Moais (
stone statues) on Ahu Nau, Anakena Beach, Easter Island.
Moai statues statistics; Moai Transport Theories; Map of Easter Island; Easter
Island .... Mystery surrounds the purpose of the ahu platforms and moai statues
4.1 Unfinished statue at Rano Raraku. A total of 887 moai have so far been
catalogued on Easter Island, including 397 at the quarry – the volcanic crater of ...
Yet, Easter Island, which was almost uninhabited when it was discovered on
Easter Day in 1722 by a ... For this reason, most of the statues have long ears.
Easter Island statue with top knot It is one of the most isolated islands in the world
but 1200 years ago a double-hulled canoe filled with seafarers from a distant ...