#genetics

.Galápagos Islands, Ecuador
The giant tortoise was found at the Galapagos Islands in 2019. (Photo credit: Representative image/Unsplash)

  • The giant tortoise was discovered on the Fernandina Island of the Galapagos
  • Galapagos National Park Directorate is preparing an expedition to search for more of the giant tortoises
  • The scientific name of this species is Chelonoidis phantasticus

.New Delhi, Delhi, India
World Down Syndrome Day first came into existence in 2006 and was approved by the UN in 2011. (Photo Credit: Unsplash)

  • The World Down Syndrome Day is observed every year on March 21 
  • Down Syndrome is a disorder which leads to developmental and intellectual delays
  • The day's main aim is to showcase the abilities and achievements of people with Down Syndrome