Where did the stone " idols " on Easter Island ?
About the idols of Easter Island are many legends spread by conspiracy theorists, ufologists and other charlatans.Type explain their structure can not be, because they supposedly are beyond current technology.
Certainly, it is not.These giants have built the locals, moving simple mechanical devices such as ropes and levers.Conducted in 2012. The full-scale experiment showed that the movement of one such statues are quite capable of simultaneously involving just a few people.19 December 2016
Monolithic stone statues, called moai, or idols, which are very much on Easter Island in Chile, a long time remained a mystery.It was not clear how, what tools can be carved these giants, and even move from the place where is possible to find these blocks.
Statue height of 3-5 m average width - 1.6 m. The weight of such articles -. Not less than 5 tons.Highest on the slopes of the volcano even 11.4 meters!
There is also such that about 21 meters high, but it is well worth it in the quarry is not separated from the base.Failed.
More 60 years ago, the origin of these idols could not manage to solve.
Known researcher, Norwegian explorer Thor Heyerdahl put to this explanation of great efforts.
Finally, it was proved that these idols patiently sharpened in stone quarries natives conventional hammers, artful way for 10-15 people with ropes, dragged simply dragged to the place of installation.they showed in vivo All this example.They taught them the craft since childhood.Style is also passed on from generation to generation.
19 December 2016