This week’s featured image of Easter Island sculptures is connected to a new article in Current Biology, a scientific

Moai Ahu tongariki Easter Island
Steve Russell
The indigenous people called the island Rapa Nui ; the Spanish explorers called it Isla de Pascua , Spanish for the name bestowed by the Dutch “discoverer,” Easter Island...
Easter Island Moai
Alex Ewen
New findings from the journal, Current Biology , indicate that Native Americans had visited Easter Island before Columbus sailed to the Americas...
Alysa Landry
Gang symbols. Racial slurs. Proclamations of love. Depictions of sexual positions. Claire Dean has seen it all...
Conflict between the Rapa Nui Nation, on what is known as Easter Island, and the Chilean government has escalated over the past year, and earlier this month Métis leader Clement Ch...