As we are nearing the end of the AtoZ Challenge, I saved this wonderful video for today. It discusses the different unique species of finches found on the islands. It was the different types of finches that first inspired Charles Darwin to develop his theory of evolution based on natural selection. Within the video, the scientists discuss how they have witnessed natural selection over their longitudinal study of the birds on one specific island.
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This post in part of the AtoZ Challenge. Please click on the sunflower AtoZ icon in the sidebar to go to the official list of participating blogs. This year my theme is the Galapagos Islands. I am in the process of writing the first of my Midge & Snig mystery series set in the islands. In my research, I have come across a plethora of interesting facts and images. The vast majority of my research won’t get included in the book, but it’s fun to share what I’ve learned with you all.