The Fish That Took a Century to Name
The unlikely story of Alfred Russel Wallace’s pike.
Darwin’s Lost Beetle Is Back
It’s difficult to overstate the importance of finding an original Darwin specimen, collected during the Beagle’s first voyage. But finding it, and realizing it was a lost specimen collected by Darwin, was just the first step in a much longer journey.Photograph by fiddledydee / Flickr On August 24, 1832, HMS Beagle dropped anchor at Bahía […]