Meanwhile in … the Easter Islands, researchers say they cracked the mystery of the famous head statues

Meanwhile in … the Easter Islands, researchers say they cracked the mystery of the famous head statuesIn the Easter Islands, researchers say they cracked the mystery of the famous head statues. The statues were erected by the Rapa Nui people, who landed on the islands 900 years ago. Scientists already knew that the carved figures were important representations of ancestral figures. But when one of the islands was mapped, researchers found that the statues’ locations correlated with underground sources of a precious resource: fresh water.



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