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  Easter Island Moai

Easter Island Moai
Image credit: CC-BY-SA-3.0 Paweł Drozd

Uploader comment: A number of Moai statues.

   

 
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Comment icon #9 Posted by captainzaggis on 4 January, 2005, 23:49
"Moai" means statue. For some reason, I find these statues really halarious.
Comment icon #8 Posted by sabertooth tiger on 6 October, 2005, 4:33
I find these statues great...
Comment icon #7 Posted by little raven on 24 February, 2006, 18:39
This is a Beautiful statue, It looks as though they're waiting for someone to return.
Comment icon #6 Posted by penyapu on 13 July, 2006, 0:55
full of mystery..super cool so far
Comment icon #5 Posted by sqmsonite on 11 January, 2011, 15:10
whats weird with them, they are all inner oriented. Its like they dont want people escape from the island.
Comment icon #4 Posted by mr rainbow on 15 April, 2011, 1:07
whats the red thing on the top of that ones's head??
Comment icon #3 Posted by I am Artemis on 25 April, 2011, 3:25
@mr rainbow: It a sort of hat. There are different sorts of Moais. Some of them have these hats. @sqmsonite: They're oriented this way, because these majestic statues are considered like protectors of the Pascuans (people from Rapa nui). They were facing the ocean because this way they could see any enemy or menace.
Comment icon #2 Posted by Nargkit on 9 May, 2011, 0:02
Let look at the photo above... yes, it is a tampered photo!!! Come on guy, let not do this... let's be true about the unexplained... it is clearly a photos that has been manipulated... I have seen the original and it didn't have that thing on top of it. Lighting and shading are wrong, whoever did it for sure done a poor job on it.
Comment icon #1 Posted by Christierella on 20 September, 2012, 1:16
I like'm!


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