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Charles Darwin’s great great granddaughter Sarah Darwin has broadcast live from the Darwin200 ship Pelican of London. Watch it here: Featured Image: “Beagle: Sarah Darwin” by RNW.org is licensed under CC BY-NC-SA 2.0
Young sailors and scientists aboard the Pelican of London explore sutainable energy with a competition to design and build a wind turbine. Watch the video here: https://darwin200.com/understanding-sustainable-energy/
The Darwin200 film team explores the beauty and history of Lewis. Watch their video here: https://darwin200.com/adventures-in-the-isle-of-lewis/
The beauty of the Western Isles is captured here: https://darwin200.com/sights-of-hebrides-and-skye/
The final part of the Darwin200 UK voyage was a sail through Tower Bridge, with young sailors up in the yards singing shanties and chanting ‘Peli-can’!
Video and Featured Image: Dr Rohan Holt