In the magazine article "Worthy Sacrifice," ISLANDS writer Matthew Miller and photographer Brown W. Cannon III traveled to Easter Island for a definitive trip on this exotic island destination. They reviewed the amazing history of Easter Island, including the mysterious moai statues and the people who created them. And they describe what Easter Island is like today and what's happening next. The story begins: "The stoic elders stand in a line, staring inland toward the rock quarry where they were born. Waves crash at their backs, but the men don't flinch. These statues on Easter Island represent one of the highest artistic achievements of any ancient mid-Pacific culture. And entire civilation dedicated ..."