National article highlights need for new Beagle

Posted on: 4th January 2012

Categories: Shipbuild

In an article to mark the 180-year anniversary of HMS Beagle's second voyage launching, Project trustee and writer Peter McGrath recalls the intellectual mood of the time, and the importance of that famous voyage.

He also makes the case for building a new Beagle. Finding the right shipyard is the next step...

Read more in the Guardian Science blog...

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Guardian 4 January 2012