Category: Charles Darwin

Charles Darwin was the first person known to put wheels on an…

Charles Darwin was the first person known to put wheels on an office chair. He liked being able to roll around his office so he could study different specimens more quickly.

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Charles Darwin brought back a 5 year old Tortoise named Harriet…

Charles Darwin brought back a 5 year old Tortoise named Harriet from the Galapagos Islands that would be later owned by Steve Irwin. Harriet died in 2006 at the age of 176.

Photo : Australia Zoo