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Scientists help Charles Darwin’s finches in the Galapagos Islands combat deadly maggots

By Will Dunham WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Which nest is best to eliminate a blood-sucking pest? Scientists seeking to help endangered Galapagos Islands birds survive a deadly parasitic threat put that question to the test. Researchers on Monday described a new method to assist Darwin’s finches in combating the larvae of…