Researchers have taken a fresh look at how the island's inhabitants drank water directly out of the ocean.
A man has been arrested after his truck caused 'incalculable' damage to one of the statues.
Scientists have come up with a possible new explanation for the positions of the island's stone statues.
A new study has cast doubt on the idea that the island's inhabitants had contact with Native Americans.
A new study has suggested that the inhabitants of Easter Island were not destroyed by warfare.
The huge stone headpieces worn by the statues on Easter Island were probably placed using ramps.
A new study has called in to question conventional theories about the disappearance of the islanders.
Academics have cast doubt on the idea that the inhabitants used up all the island's natural resources.
A new theory suggests that the giant stone heads might have been 'walked' upright along the roads.
New archaological digs on Easter Island have revealed tall bodies buried beneath the stone heads.
The method believed to be used by the inhabitants of Easter Island to move their statues has been called in to question.
How did the Easter Island statues get their red hats ? Archaeologists now believe that the mysterious headpieces sported...
A six-kilometer long cave system has been discovered on Easter Island which is believed to have been used by the island'...
A compound first discovered in the soil of Easter Island called "rapamycin" has shown promising results when administere...
A new study has suggested that there could have been more to the collapse of Easter Island's society than deforestation....