Monday, March 16, 2009
March 16: Crabs Climb Trees? (Vol. 29, pp. 466-475)
More from Darwin's "Voyage of the Beagle," this time it's tales of tree-climbing crabs in the Malay jungles. They eat coconuts, of all things. The rest of the reading is a travelogue of the coral atoll that Darwin and his crew are visiting.