Survival of the fittest

February 7th, 2008|Ecuador|

This was a moving sight. The little chick had died, but Mom was still standing watch. As Darwin noted in his research, only the strong survive. Of the two remaining chicks, only one may make [...]

Politics in Ecuador

February 5th, 2008|Ecuador|

People in Quito are extremely vocal about their political opinions! We were in El Centro Historico, where El Presidente was attending mass. There were probably 100 guards and police armed with assault rifles. We were [...]