Ideas that Shaped Charles Darwin

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    Evolutionary Thought

  • Thomas Malthus

    Malthus pridicted that the human population will grow more quickly than the we have resources and space for.
  • Jean-Baptiste Lamarck

    Lamarck publishes his theory that describes organisms changing over time.
  • Charles Darwin sets sail

    Darwin sail on HMS Beagle, which would lead to the experiences that made it possible for him to come up with the theory of evolution.
  • Darwin Publishes

    Darwin publishes On the Origin of Species