Evolution and How it Works

Misconceptions about the history of life and how it came about are unfortunately very common. Most of these misunderstandings have to do with assumptions that evolution proceeds in a particular direction or that individual living things can choose to adapt. Here we examine five common misunderstandings about evolution and how it works.

 


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Spanish translation of Understanding Evolution For Teachers from the Spanish Society of Evolutionary Biology.