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Global Glimpses: Galapagos, Ecuador

 

“It is not the strongest of the species that survives, nor the most intelligent. It is the one that is the most adaptable to change.”

In September 2010, I sailed around the Galapagos, a pristine archipelago in the eastern Pacific that Darwin described as a “living laboratory of evolution”. These marine iguanas have been on the islands for ten million years. An astounding thought.

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