The growth and decline in Rapa Nui’s population is a lesson for our future

Sept. 3, 2020 – Rapa Nui – also known as Easter Island – is one of the most remote inhabited islands in the world. The island is also surrounded by several myths, legends and narratives, not least because of the secretive monumental statues, called moai, carved between the years 1250 and 1500. Norwegian explorer Thor Heyerdahl’s Kon-Tiki expedition in […]