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Online Lecture: Moving the Giant Statues of Easter Island

Join us at 12:00 p.m. (ET) on Monday, October 25 for a one-hour lecture and Q&A to learn about the many theories of how the gigantic Moai statues were moved all over Easter Island.
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Online Program

Online Lecture: Moving the Giant Statues of Easter Island

Join us at 12:00 p.m. (ET) on Monday, October 25 for a one-hour lecture and Q&A to learn about the many theories of how the gigantic Moai statues were moved all over Easter Island.
Length
1 hour
Starts at
25
Program No. 24381 RJ
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An in depth look to the different theories about one of the great mysteries of Archaeology: the transportation of the giant Moai statues on Easter Island. How did the ancient Rapa Nui people move this large heavy figures for miles to different areas of the island? During the lecture we will explore the many theories presented by researchers over the years and learn more about this fascinating culture. This is a question that remains unanswered to this day, many researchers have theories about how this could be done, we will discuss them and learn more about this fascinating culture.

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Your online lecture will take place live over the course of 1-2 hours. All times are listed in the EASTERN time zone. If you live in a different time zone, please adjust your schedule accordingly. This live online experience uses Zoom Webinar, an easy-to-use web video service that includes closed captioning. All you need is an Internet connection and your computer. You will receive a confirmation email when you enroll and a reminder email one week, one day, as well as the morning of the event with a link and instructions on how to tune in. You will not be pictured on screen during the lecture, but you will have the opportunity to ask questions to the instructor live using the Q&A box. Unless otherwise noted in the lecture description, all those who enroll in this program can attend the live event and will also receive a recording of the lecture that you can watch any time within two weeks following the live event.
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Alex Searle
Alex Searle was born in Chile and raised in Argentina. He spent his childhood getting to know local cultures, then studied journalism at the University of Chile, followed by post-graduate studies at the University of British Columbia. He later worked as a producer in the news departments of Chilean TV, doing research and producing a successful late night show as well as a wildlife show. He has also worked for years as a naturalist and expedition leader in Polynesia, South America, Antarctica, and Rapa Nui.

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Alex Searle was born in Chile and raised in Argentina. He spent his childhood getting to know local cultures, then studied journalism at the University of Chile, followed by post-graduate studies at the University of British Columbia. He later worked as a producer in the news departments of Chilean TV, doing research and producing a successful late night show as well as a wildlife show. He has also worked for years as a naturalist and expedition leader in Polynesia, South America, Antarctica, and Rapa Nui.





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Important registration tip:
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If you enroll after a lecture is complete, we’ll send you a recording of the event.