Charles Darwin’s Children

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Darwin spent time studying the animals of the Galapagos Islands, like this giant Galapagos tortoise. The Island of Santa Cruz is home to the Charles Darwin Research Station.

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Charles Darwin, father of evolution, did his part to ensure the survival of the species by having ten children. Most of their accomplishments have been out-shined by the senior Darwin, but this hour we’ll examine the soldiers, scientists, authors and knights who called Charles “dad.” We’ll also get a look at Darwin’s complicated marriage to Emma, his first cousin.

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