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The Intriguing Easter Island Statues

The Intriguing Easter Island Statues

Easter Island is located in the southernmost point of the Polynesian triangle of islands. Also known as Rapa Nui, Easter Island is considered a special territory of Chile. This intriguing island became quite famous, despite its remoteness from most of the world, because of the gigantic and mysterious statues that can be found in several areas of the island. The Mysterious MoaiEaster Island’s statues are called the Moai. These are monolithic human figures carved out of volcanic rock and that are …

The Lost Colony of Roanoke Island

The Lost Colony of Roanoke Island

There has been a lot of enduring mysteries throughout history that still baffles many people. The obvious lack for reasonable answers may continue to fuel such mysteries to endure and live on in the imaginations of many. Such has been the mystery regarding the lost colony of Roanoke Island. Roanoke Island is located in Dare County in present day North Carolina. The colony on the island was first established and financed by Sir Walter Raleigh in the late 16th Century. The aim was to establish a p…