"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 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] ...

i did not know they had bodies. but they have been excavating the MOai on Easter Island and blogging the result of their efforts. including finding petroglyphs that have been preserved under the soil, protected from erosion.

i did not know they had bodies. but they have been excavating the MOai on Easter Island and blogging the result of their efforts. including finding petroglyphs that have been preserved under the soil, protected from erosion.

pueblos originarios de chile - Buscar con Google

pueblos originarios de chile - Buscar con Google

De una simple libreta a una tarjeta con microchip. Revisa la evolución de la cédula de identidad en #Chile.

De una simple libreta a una tarjeta con microchip. Revisa la evolución de la cédula de identidad en #Chile.

Pueblo Selk`nam vilmente maltratados y extinguidos. Llevados a Europa con el fin de mostrarlos en circos humanos.

Pueblo Selk`nam vilmente maltratados y extinguidos. Llevados a Europa con el fin de mostrarlos en circos humanos.

Mapuche Girl -The Mapuche are a group of indigenous inhabitants of south-central Chile and southwestern Argentina.

Mapuche Girl -The Mapuche are a group of indigenous inhabitants of south-central Chile and southwestern Argentina.

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