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Pigeons

Presented by Natural History Museum of Utah at Natural History Museum of Utah, Salt Lake City UT

Jan 30 2016
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May 01 2016
Pigeons

Meet the surprising birds that sparked groundbreaking discoveries.

Domesticated pigeons are spectacularly diverse. Pigeon breeders have created over 350 breeds with dozens of extravagant features like fancy crests, feathered feet, fantails, and frillbacks. These abundant variations enable scientists to explore how evolution works. 
 
Find out how Charles Darwin, the father of modern evolutionary thought, relied on pigeons to formulate and communicate his theory of natural selection. Then meet a

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