One Cool Thing: Discovering a Species of Galápagos Tortoise Scientists Thought Was Extinct

One Cool Thing: Discovering a Species of Galápagos Tortoise Scientists Thought Was Extinct

Galápagos tortoise found alive is from species thought to be extinct https://t.co/wtAk3KZR0t pic.twitter.com/DM1fgrM7Hx — BBC News (World) (@BBCWorld) May 27, 2021 Scientists were thrilled to report last week the discovery of a species of tortoise that was believed to have been extinct for more than 100 years.  Known as the Fernandina Giant Tortoise, the Galápagos […]

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A Very Sexually Active Galapagos Tortoise Helps Save His Species

A Very Sexually Active Galapagos Tortoise Helps Save His Species

There’s no summing up CNN’s reporting on this story, you have to read for yourself: “A womanizing tortoise whose rampant sex life may have single-handedly saved his entire species from extinction has retired from his playboy lifestyle, returning to the wild with his mission accomplished.” The playboy in the story is Diego, the giant Galapagos […]

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