The 1859 work prompted a new era of thinking about nature and humanity. A first edition will likely wind up in the hands of a collector who has evolved to have very deep pockets.
A new study supports a theory first proposed by Charles Darwin.
In 1835, Charles Darwin arrived at the island chain that would shape his theory of natural selection.
Historical curators restored the room to its original late-1850s appearance.
Parasitic flies have driven Galapagos finches to the brink of extinction, but research suggests we may be able to help bring population numbers back up.