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The genome of Galapagos finches have been sequenced for the first time in an international collaboration between the Genome 10K project and BGI.
3,607 finches and mockingbirds housed at the California Academy of Sciences provided critical data for research about the spread of disease in Darwin's famous islands.
Finches on the Galapagos Islands that inspired Charles Darwin to develop the concept of evolution are now helping confirm it - by evolving.
- Stoppage; cessation (of labor).
- A standing still or idling (of mills, factories, etc.).