when easter island bodies discovered
When Easter Island Bodies Discovered
The enduring image in the public's mind of the mysterious heads on Easter Island is simply that - heads. So it comes as quite a shock to discover that they have full bodies extending deep underground.
Easter Island – Faces of Mystery. 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 culture landed upon its shores.
Easter Island: Easter Island, Chilean dependency in the eastern Pacific Ocean, the easternmost outpost of the Polynesian island world. It is famous for its giant stone statues. The island stands in isolation 1,200 miles (1,900 kilometres) east of Pitcairn Island and 2,200 miles west of Chile. Forming a triangle
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Easter Island is home to the iconic Moai statues, but archeologists may have discovered something that unveils a new side to the island.
Images from the 2012 excavation of Easter Island’s iconic statues reveal the renowned heads are not only connected to giant bodies, but the bodies are covered in mysterious designs and symbols, which researchers have likened to tattoos.
Easter Island statues are known for their large, broad noses and strong chins, along with rectangle-shaped ears and deep eye slits. Their bodies are normally squatting, with their arms resting in different positions and are without legs.The majority of the ahu are found along the coast and face inland towards the community.
EASTER ISLAND... DECIPHERED BREAKING NEW RELEASE MARCH 2012: - Easter Island, known originally as Rapanui is a very small remote island positioned very far from any continent and is literally all on its own in the middle of the Pacific Ocean. It is "a lost civilisation" and their secrets also lost. The Rapanui people after many researcher's interviews over a hundred years ago and in the more ...
Recently two tourists found engraved petroglyphs on a Hawaiian Beach. This was an important find because it suggested that the ancient Polynesians had a common writing system which was used from Hawaii to Easter Island.
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