Archive | May 11, 2019

“Extinct species of bird came back from the dead, scientists find”

The white-throated rail colonized the Aldabra Atoll in the Indian Ocean -- twice.

https://edition.cnn.com/2019/05/10/africa/white-throated-rail-extinction-scli-intl-scn/index.html

The extremely rare process is known as iterative evolution — the repeated evolution of a species from the same ancestor at different times in history.

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