Madagascar's unique animal population probably floated there to start

  • January 21, 2010
  • Science Highlights

The origin, as well as the unique composition, of Madagascar's land animals has puzzled naturalists for more than two centruies. Now, data from a Purdue professor's three-year computer simulation on ITaP's Pete cluster appears to provide an answer: the animals floated there.

Originally posted: January 21, 2010