The three Discovery 55s taking part in this year's World ARC have successfully transitted the Panama Canal, filled up with supplies and are now enjoying exploring the unique and remote Galapagos Islands. The picture shows Discovery 55 Seaduced enjoying ... FULL ARTICLE AT BYM News
The first 3D image constructed of the system below the Sierra Negra volcano — the largest and most active on the Galápagos Islands — could help scientists more accurately anticipate earthquakes and eruptions and, as a result, minimize the often catastrophic events ... FULL ARTICLE AT Mashable
The Galápagos Islands are home to some of the most active volcanoes in the world, with more than 50 eruptions in the last 200 years. Yet until recently, scientists knew far more about the history of finches, tortoises, and iguanas ... FULL ARTICLE AT PhysOrg.com
The Galápagos Islands (official name: Archipiélago de Colón; other Spanish names: Islas de Colón or Islas Galápagos) are an archipelago of volcanic islands distributed around the equator in the Pacific Ocean, 972 km (525 nmi) west of continental Ecuador. It is a UNESCO World Heritage site: wildlife is its most notable feature.
The Galápagos islands and its surrounding waters are part of a... Full
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