Essay on Charles Darwin 's Theory Of Evolution

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“I am quite conscious that my speculations run quite beyond the bounds of true science”(Charles Darwin, natural selection). Charles Darwin is often seen as a man that questioned his own theory, by those who study the biology field and others that study evolution. When taken out of context the quote brings up some controversy of whether he should be considered “The Father of Evolution”, if he had doubts about his own theories (Natural Science- Charles Darwin). Darwin was not the first to have a theory about how evolution happens, George- Louis Leclerc Comte de Buffon study evolution in the 1700’s but until this day he is one of the most known for it. During his time he wrote a book called “The Origin of Species” and “The Descent of Man”. The Origin of Species was published on November 24, 1859. His other book, “The Descent of Man”, was published on February 24, 1871. Both of the books dealt with Charles Darwin’s theory of evolution. Setting the foundation of evolution caused controversy in many aspects; such as religion, even those who were not religious brought controversy to his theory. Charles Darwin 's’ theory is not and was not agreed by everyone, but his theory should be respected because he set the foundation of evolutionary theories that were formed and the theories that were developed throughout the years, it was a step forward to learning more about how the world was formed and how humans evolved over time.
Charles Robert Darwin was born on February 12, 1809 in the…

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