Charles Darwin
Charles Darwin
Charles Darwin
Charles Darwin
Charles Darwin

Charles Darwin

#4956
Most Popular

Charles Darwin About

Father of evolutionary science whose 1859 book The Origin of Species first introduced the concept of natural selection. His theories, which helped support evolution, made him a controversial figure.

Charles Darwin Before Fame

He learned the art of taxidermy from a freed black slave before studying at Christ's College in Cambridge.

Charles Darwin Trivial Things

While studying the adaptations of Galapagos Island finches during a five-year voyage on the HMS Beagle, he came to discover signs of evolution.

Charles Darwin Family Life

He had ten children with his wife Emma Wedgwood, whom he married in 1859. She was also his cousin.

Charles Darwin Associated With

He was close friends with scientist Charles Lyell .