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Easter Island - Wikipedia

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Easter Island is a Chilean island in the southeastern Pacific Ocean, at the southeasternmost point of the Polynesian Triangle.

Why the population of Easter Island really died out | Daily Mail Online

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Jan 6, 2015 ... A group of leading U.S scientists says the legend about Easter Island's collapse is 'misleading' and that the population was actually decimated ...

Easter Island: The mystery of population collapse | Sciencelearn Hub

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Nov 24, 2008 ... This nes article looks at how though today, Easter Island is a primarily pastoral island in the south-eastern Pacific Ocean, less than a thousand ...

Easter Island -- World Heritage Site -- National Geographic

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Get facts, photos, and travel tips for Rapa Nui National Park (Easter Island), a World Heritage site in Chile, from National Geographic.

NOVA - Official Website | The Fate of Easter Island - PBS

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Apr 20, 2004 ... To see just how clearly a growing human population relies on and impacts its natural environment, one need look no further than Easter Island, ...

New evidence: Easter Island civilization was not destroyed by war ...

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Feb 17, 2016 ... These moai on Easter Island were so imposing that Europeans ... and they were surprised to discover that the island's population was only ...

The Mystery of Easter Island | People & Places | Smithsonian

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Mar 31, 2007 ... However they got to Easter Island, the rodents found an unlimited food ... Under these conditions, he says, "Rats would reach a population of a ...

Trouble in paradise for Chile's Easter Island - BBC News - BBC.com

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Apr 18, 2014 ... The BBC's Gideon Long reports from Easter Island on the array of ... It has a population of about 6,000 and yet receives 80,000 tourists a year, ...

Easter Island facts, information, pictures | Encyclopedia.com articles ...

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In 1872 reliable missionary reports indicated only 175 people on Easter Island. The population continued to decline until the late 1880s and then slowly ...

Easter Island Population | Polynesian Cultural Center

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Just under 3,000 people live on Rapa Nui today, most of them Polynesians. Like many of the other Pacific islands during the 18th through early 20th centuries, ...

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Easter Island - Facts & Summary - HISTORY.com

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Just four years later, the British navigator Sir James Cook arrived to find Easter Island's population decimated by what seemed to have been a civil war, with only  ...

What Happened On Easter Island — A New (Even Scarier) Scenario ...

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Dec 10, 2013 ... Whatever happened on Easter Island, it wasn't good. ... his crew counted roughly 700 islanders (from an earlier population of thousands), living ...

Rapa Nui Population Decline: Demise Of Easter Island Society ...

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Jan 12, 2015 ... How did the indigenous population of Polynesians, who lived on the Easter Island in the southeastern Pacific Ocean, come to an end? A new ...