Essay on Charles Darwin 's Life And Life

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Physical anthropology has been changed drastically by many people. This is because there are constantly theories being introduced and disproved. One scientist that had a groudbreaking theory, that paved the way for our study of many different sciences, was Charles Darwin. No one Impacted biology like Charles Darwin in the 19th century. Charles Darwin had a very intersiting life that was dedicated to sceince and he substantially impacted science with his theories and his astouding pieces of work that he published. Charles Robert Darwin was born on February 12, 1809 in the town of Shrewsbury, England and passed away on April 19, 1882 in London. He had 5 siblings of which he was the second youngest. Charles Darwin came from a very wealthy family that was composed of doctors and scientists. Charles Darwin 's father was a medical doctor and his grandfather was renowned botanist. Since a very young age Charles Darwin loved to explore nature. The only profound negative of Charles Darwins childhood is when he lost his mother. His mother died on July 1817 when Darwin was only 8 years old. Charles Darwin met his mentor John Stevens Henslow while attending Christ 's college. Upon graduation in 1831 his botany profesor and mentor Henslow recommended Darwin for an position on the HMS Beagle. The captain was looking for a Naturalist to go on a long Voyage without pay. Darwins father strongly opposed the idea of him going on this Voyage and in turn Charles Darwin wrote to the captain of…

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