HEROES 
OF STEM
Charles Darwin was an English naturalist, geologist and biologist, best known for his contributions to the science of evolution. His proposition that all species of life have descended over time from common ancestors is now widely accepted, and considered a foundational concept in science. In a joint publication with Alfred Russel Wallace, he introduced his scientific theory that this branching pattern of evolution resulted from a process that he called natural selection, in which the struggle for existence has a similar effect to the artificial selection involved in selective breeding. Darwin has been described as one of the most influential figures in human history. Darwin published his theory of evolution with compelling evidence in his 1859 book On the Origin of Species. His five-year voyage on HMS Beagle established him as an eminent geologist whose observations and theories supported Charles Lyell's conception of gradual geological change. Publication of his journal of the voyage made him famous as a popular author. Puzzled by the geographical distribution of wildlife and fossils he collected on the voyage, Darwin began detailed investigations, and in 1838 conceived his theory of natural selection. Darwin's scientific discovery is the unifying theory of the life sciences and explains the diversity of life.
TRY THIS!
Pretend you’re a philosopher and write one or two easy-to-understand sentences that explain this quotation from Charles Darwin. Ask the class (or your friends) to choose the one they think best expresses his meaning.
scroll down to view room setting and order
STEM GALLERY: SAVE 20% ON A SET OF SIX HEROES OF STEM PRINTS BELOW. 
SAFELY PLACE YOUR ORDER BELOW THROUGH PAYPAL • NO ACCOUNT NEEDED
INDIVIDUAL PRINTS
Original Charles Darwin print, signed and numbered by the artist with white boarder and certificate of authenticity.
8.5” x 11” just $9.50
11” x 14” just $18.00
13” x 19” just $24.00
GROUP OF SIX PRINTS
shown in gallery bar above
Six Original Big Idea prints shown in the Gallery Bar above, signed and numbered by the artist with white boarder and certificate of authenticity.
8.5” x 11” just $45.60
11” x 14” just $86.40
13” x 19” just $115.20
DOWNLOADABLE FILES
no physical products sent
One Charles Darwin digital down-loadable file with white boarder. Easy to print in sizes up to 13” x 19” at home or at a local or Internet print shops.    
File: Just $5.99
please add your e-mail address
Six Big Idea digital down-load files shown in the Gallery Bar above with white boarders. They are easy to print in sizes up to 13” x 19” at home or at a local or Internet print shop. 
 
File: Just $35.90
please add your e-mail address
VIEW CART OR 
COMPLETE PURCHASE
EXPLORE BIG IDEAS OF THESE ADDITIONAL THINKERS:
LEONARDO DA VINCI
DISCOVER ADDITIONAL PROJECT AND EVENT SUPPORT
CHECK OUR OTHER TOPICS:
To examine our privacy policy and terms of service click here.