Beagle Voyage

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  • The Start

    Charles Darwin join Captain FitzRoy on the Beagle voyage. THe trip was suppose to take 2 years, instead took 5. they spent most of the time on the coast of South America. He got extremly sea sick during the trip.
  • Cape Verde Islands

    Here, he thought about writing a book about the voyage.
  • Crossing the Equator

    They crossed the equator, but they still have a long way to go.
  • Salvador, Brazil

    Darwin explores the rain forest in Brazil, for the first time. Darwin syas ow beautiful everything is.
  • Punta Alta, Argentia

    Darwin see's many fossils, he is interesed because many of them looked to be new animals.
  • Tierra del Fuego, Argentia

    Captain FitzRoy tries to start a Christain mission, which fails horribly.
  • Falklands Islands

    Darwin thinks the Falkland Islands are barren, but he cracks open some rocks and finds fossils.
  • Rio Negro, Argentina

    Darwin explores the lowlands, with the natives. He says "There is high enjoyment in the natives lives. To be able to, at any moment pull up [your] horse."
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    Chiloe Island, Chile

    Darwin sees Mount Osomo erupt while on the island. He also experiences an earthquake near Valdivia
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    Galapagos Islands

    Darwin finds many plants, birds, and tortosies that are a lot like the ones on the main land.
  • Sydney, Australia

    Darwin wonders why the mammals are so different on this island
  • Cocos Island

    Darwin studies the coral reefs to test he theory of atoll formation.
  • Mauritius

    Darwin sees a field which has an under layer of black lava.
  • Cape Town, South Africa

    darwin points out the 'Table Mountain' with is over 3,000 feet tall
  • Bahia and Pernambuco, South America

    Darwin was not the happiest with this stop, becuase he was sea sick and home sick, and wished to return to England.
  • Falmouth, England

    Darwin was happy to return home and go over his reasearch. He said, "My head is confused with so much delight."