He proposed the idea of Natural Selection
Charles Darwin
The gradual change in the features or characteristics of a species
Evolution
This explains why not all plants and animals survive
Survival of the fittest
In 1859 Darwin set sail on the survey ship called?
HMS Beagle
The group of islands off the coast of South America visited by Darwin
Galapagos
These organisms helped Darwin to develop his theory
Finches
Less well adapted organisms may disappear forever.
Extinct
These organisms are responsible for the extinction of thousands of organisms.
Humans
This organism once lived on the island of Mauritius
Dodo
This animal evolved long legs to run fast and a long neck to graze grassland
Horse
These provide evidence for the process of evolution
Fossils
Selection in action can be seen in these 'super' organisms!
Super rats
These bacteria are not killed by antibiotics
Resistant