Charles Darwin Autobiography

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Charles Darwin Autobiography

Charles Darwin(Autobiography)

Who was Charles Darwin?Charles Robert Darwin was born in Shrewsbury, England, on February 12, 1809. He was Nauralist, Geologist and Scientist. In 1831, he embarked on a five-year survey voyage around the world on the HMS Beagle. His studies of specimens around the globe led him to formulate his theory of evolution and his views on the process of natural selection. In 1859, he published On the Origin of Species. He died on April 19, 1882, in London.

When did the most important trip in his life started ?In 1831, the voyage of the Beagle began. The ship, commanded by Captain Robert FitzRoy, was to take a five-year survey trip around the world. Over the course of the trip, Darwin collected a variety of natural specimens, including birds, plants and fossils.

Did you know... ?- The Pacific Islands and Galapagos Archipelago were of particular interest to Darwin, as was South America.- In 1836, Darwin began to write up his findings in the Journal of Researches, the Zoology of the Voyage of the Beagle.- In 1859, he published a detailed explanation of his theory in his best-known work, On the Origin of Species by Means of Natural Selection.

Voyage of the Beagle's route

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