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Volcanic Islands visited during the Voyage of H.M.S. Beagle is a book written by the English naturalist Charles Darwin. The book was published in 1844 and is based on his travels during the second voyage of HMS Beagle, commanded by captain Robert FitzRoy. It is the second book in a series of geology books written by Darwin, and also includes The Structure and Distribution of Coral Reefs, published in 1842, and Geological Observations on South America, published in 1846.
Volcanic Islands Summary
The book includes one of the earliest accounts of the process of magmatic differentiation. While observing a basaltic lava flow in the Galápagos Islands, Darwin observed that “crystals sink from their weight” and that this “throws light on the separation of the high silica versus low silica series of rocks.” This was the first proposal of the fractional crystallization hypothesis of magma differentiation that was further developed and demonstrated in the 20th century.
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Name Of the Novel: Volcanic Islands
Author: Charles Darwin
Country: United Kingdom
Publication date: 1844
Media type: Print (hardback)
Book Type: Pdf / ePub
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