Archaeologists Discover That the Easter Island Statues May Have Served a Surprisingly Practical Function

A new clue in the ongoing mystery surrounding the placement of Easter Island’s behemoth figures was revealed this week in the scientific journal PLOS One. According to archaeologists, the location of those hulking ancestral figures (moai) and the platforms they’re placed upon (ahu) is based on their proximity … Read entire story.

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