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Moai statues on Easter Island, Chile   Scientist Have No Idea How They Got Here- Have now found that there is more to the statue's under the ground on which they stand.

Moai of Easter Island

professional Rapa Nui, New Zealand [NOTE: Easter Island is a special territory of Chile that was annexed in 1888. Administratively, it belongs to the Valparaíso Region, and, more specifically, it is the only commune of the Province Isla de Pascua.[10] - I don't know why the poster said NZ??] dancers. See also Easter Island. [NOTE: Easter Island is also known as Rapa Nui, and vice versa, with the islanders known as Rapanui.]

professional Rapa Nui, New Zealand [NOTE: Easter Island is a special territory…

"The reason people think they are [only] heads is there are about 150 statues buried up to the shoulders on the slope of a volcano, and these are the most famous, most beautiful and most photographed of all the Easter Island statues," Van Tilburg, who is also a fellow at the Cotsen Institute of Archaeology at the University of California, Los Angeles, told Life's Little Mysteries. "This suggested to people who had not seen photos of [other unearthed statues on the island] ...

"The reason people think they are [only] heads is there are about 150 statues buried up to the shoulders on the slope of a volcano, and these are the most famous, most beautiful and most photographed of all the Easter Island statues," Van Tilburg, who is

Rapa Nui, the indigenous name of Easter Island. A society of Polynesian origin that settled there c. A.D. 300 established an original tradition of monumental sculpture and architecture, free from any external influence. From the 10th to the 16th century this society built shrines and erected enormous stone figures known as moai.

Rapa Nui, the indigenous name of Easter Island. A society of Polynesian origin that settled there c. 300 established an original tradition of monumental sculpture and architecture, free from any external influence.

Moai on Anakena Beach - Easter Island, Chile

The Mystery of Easter Island

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Rapa Nui (Easter Island) Moai (The Statues that Walked: Unraveling the Mystery of Easter Island by Terry Hunt and Carl Lipo)

Con el descubrimiento de los cuerpos de las cabezas de moái, han salido a la luz más petroglifos, que aportan un mayor trasfondo histórico a las estatuas Isla de Pascua

Los arqueólogos han hecho un hallazgo sorprendente sobre las cabezas de la Isla de Pascua

Easter Island heads have bodies! The back of this statue shows petroglyphs exposed by excavation. - photo from Easter Island Statue Project

Iron Gates, Romania. www.fastcover.com.au

The Statue of Dacian king Decebalus, Danube River, Romania (Eastern Europe)

Terracotta warriors over 2,000 years old, excavated in China.  All are life-sized with unique facial features/clothing.  No two are the same.  Originally, they were each painted bright, vivid colors.  The purple paint found on some of the statues was found to have unique characteristics relating to Quantum Physics.  The knowledge gained from this may have applications affecting how computer chips are manufactured in the future. I just viewed an interesting documentary abouut this via…

Terracotta Warriors in China.The terracotta army excavated from the tomb of the emperor Qin Shi Huang, 209 BC. soldiers, 130 chariots with 520 horses and 150 cavalry horses ~ all different from each other.

As famosas estátuas da Ilha de Páscoa

Viajantes elegem as melhores ilhas do planeta; veja fotos das 10 primeiras

This August 2012 photo shows fifteen moai standing watch at Tongariki on Easter Island. (AP Photo/Karen Schwartz) the mysteries of Easter Island Pondering the mysteries of Easter Island

I'd really like to go to Easter Island, but am afraid I will be disappointed in it like I was Stonehenge (cars driving very nearby....not peaceful as you see in all of the pictures)??

I'd really like to go to Easter Island, but am afraid I will be disappointed in it like I was Stonehenge (cars driving very nearby.not peaceful as you see in all of the pictures)?

Easter Island

Hidden treat: The Easter Island heads also have BODIES

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