The Hobbits of Flores

Our strangest relatives, how we came to know them, and the controversy they caused…

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Giants, Dwarves, and Flightless Birds: Why Island Life Gets So Weird

Isolated and adrift from the rest of the world, evolution on islands often takes strange turns. From giant lizards to pygmy mammoths via sloth lemurs and flightless parrots, discover why life on islands can get seriously strange…