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Photography in the Field: Expedition Galápagos

Oct 20–26, 2019

The Galápagos Islands have wildlife like no other place in the world—and in the company of local guides and expert wildlife photographers, this will be a tropical island experience unlike any other.

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Humboldt's <em>Tableau Physique</em> was a landmark for biogeography.

An Explorer's Famed Infographic May Have a Big, Fatal Flaw

Alexander von Humboldt might have been using the wrong mountain.
Snorkeling among the Galápagos' wildlife.

A Day in the Life of a Galápagos Guide

Luis Yanez walks us through a day of tortoise traffic and blue-footed boobies.
Meet the newly identified Waorani dog-faced bat.

Found: Two New Species of Dog-Faced Bats

No, they won't make good pets.