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2014 William C. Vaughan Lecture
Wednesday, September 10, 2014
Drs. Peter and Rosemary Grant
Emeritus Professors of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology
Subjects of the Pulitzer Prize-winning book, The Beak of the Finch, Peter and Rosemary Grant discuss their 20 years of fascinating research into evolution, ecology and behavior among Darwin's Finches of the Galápagos Islands. Their study of finch populations demonstrates the evolutionary changes in beak size and shape occur very rapidly in response to severe environmental changes.
This lecture is free and open to the public.