IT IS HARD TO IMAGINE that even the most prescient ancient Rapa Nui could have foreseen that his peoples' beloved moai would in time become gift to the entire world. For those of us obsessed with the mechanics of how moai were moved and/or erected, they have been gifts that keep on giving.
"Moai Moving 101,"
Rapa Nui Journal: Journal of the Easter Island Foundation: Vol. 20
, Article 8.
Available at: https://kahualike.manoa.hawaii.edu/rnj/vol20/iss1/8