Students who may be disinterested or uncomfortable with the science of evolution often wonder why it is worth their time and effort to . Stated Clearly and Emory University’ for Science Education have joined forces to this animation addressing these concerns.

The discovery of biological evolution is among the most significant scientific findings of the last 200 years. It has lead us to thousands of new and is greatly expanding our understanding of the natural world.

Here we look at 3 mysteries which were solved by using Darwin’s theory of evolution. The understanding we have gained is having a dramatic impact on food security, disease control, and conservation.

This material is upon work by the Howard Hughes Medical Institute Science Education award to Emory University, award#52006923. Any opinions, findings, and conclusions or recommendations expressed in this material are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the of the Howard Hughes Medical Institute or Emory University.

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