Category archives for Galapagos

Crossing the line

Once upon a time, Charles Darwin crossed the equator in the Beagle, and he received the traditional hazing: We have crossed the Equator. I have undergone the disagreeable sensation operation of being shaved. About 9 oclock this morning we poor “griffins” two and thirty in number, were put altogether on the lower deck. The hatchways…

Galápagos Album: Marine Iguana

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