What Is Evolution?

Evolution is often considered a complex and controversial topic but it's actually a very simple concept to understand.

Subjects: Biology, Evolution

Overview

Evolution is often considered a complex and controversial topic but it’s actually a very simple concept to understand. Watch this short animation to see how evolution works.

For Teachers

The content of this video meets criteria in the following Disciplinary Core Ideas defined by Next Generation Science Standards. Use our videos to supplement classroom curriculum.

Contributors

Our videos benefit from guidance and advice provided by experts in science and education. This animation is the result of collaboration between the following scientists, educators, and our team of creatives.

Team
  • Jon Perry
  • Jeremiah Deasey
  • Anthony Danzl
  • Rosemary Mosco
Advisors
  • Eric T. Parker, PhD
  • Varinia Acosta, DVM

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