The life and times of Lonesome George
Lonesome George, the last of the Pinta island giant tortoises and a conservation icon, has died of unknown causes. He was believed to be about 100 years old. He was found in 1972 and become a symbol of the Galápagos Islands. His species helped Charles Darwin formulate his theory of evolution in the 19th century
I visited this big guy when I was 10. RIP.
Two stranded dolphins wait to be rescued at Herring River in Wellfleet, Massachusetts. More than 110 common dolphins have been stranded on Cape Cod shores in the last week in a development that has baffled scientists