If we told you to think of a statue, you’d probably picture the Statue of Liberty in New York, perhaps Christ the Redeemer in Brazil, or maybe The Little Mermaid in Denmark. What do these sculptures all have in common? They all show a pretty accurate representation of the human form. Let’s change things up a bit and examine the monolithic figures of Easter Island.
Why have people created such unique looking figures? And why is there so many of them? We guarantee you’ll be left totally astonished as we discover some hidden truths when attempting to answer these questions. If you think you know iconic statues, think again. We’re prepared to stun you with the facts you weren’t expecting to hear about these amazing figures.