Articles

Sort by
Previous Page Page 1 of 23 Next Page
  1. Research article

    A multifactorial analysis of acceptance of evolution

    Despite decades of education reform efforts, the percent of the general US population accepting biological evolution as the explanation for the diversity of life has remained relatively unchanged over the past...

    Ryan D. P. Dunk, Andrew J. Petto, Jason R. Wiles and Benjamin C. Campbell

    Evolution: Education and Outreach 2017 10:4

    Published on: 17 July 2017

  2. Curriculum and education

    A state-by-state comparison of middle school science standards on evolution in the United States

    The focus of this study is a state-by-state comparison of middle school science standards on evolution in the United States. In 2009, Louise Mead and Anton Mates reviewed the high school science standards on e...

    Bertha Vazquez

    Evolution: Education and Outreach 2017 10:5

    Published on: 17 July 2017

    The Erratum to this article has been published in Ecological Processes 2017 6:31

  3. Research article

    Testing the effectiveness of two natural selection simulations in the context of a large-enrollment undergraduate laboratory class

    Simulations can be an active and engaging way for students to learn about natural selection, and many have been developed, including both physical and virtual simulations. In this study we assessed the student...

    Denise S. Pope, Caleb M. Rounds and Jody Clarke-Midura

    Evolution: Education and Outreach 2017 10:3

    Published on: 14 July 2017

  4. Curriculum and education

    Climate change, collections and the classroom: using big data to tackle big problems

    Preparing students to explore, understand, and resolve societal challenges such as global climate change is an important task for evolutionary and ecological biologists that will require novel and innovative p...

    Eileen A. Lacey, Talisin T. Hammond, Rachel E. Walsh, Kayce C. Bell, Scott V. Edwards, Elizabeth R. Ellwood, Robert Guralnick, Stefanie M. Ickert-Bond, Austin R. Mast, John E. McCormack, Anna K. Monfils, Pamela S. Soltis, Douglas E. Soltis and Joseph A. Cook

    Evolution: Education and Outreach 2017 10:2

    Published on: 22 May 2017

  5. Book Review

    The chasmed gene

    Mukherjee, S. The Gene: An intimate history.Scribner, NY.594 pages; ISBN: 978-1-4767-330-0; Price: $20.00.

    Diddahally R. Govindaraju

    Evolution: Education and Outreach 2016 9:12

    Published on: 6 December 2016

  6. Research article

    Exploring the influence of plant and animal item contexts on student response patterns to natural selection multiple choice items

    Research has shown that students have a variety of ideas about natural selection that may be context dependent. Prior analyses of student responses to open-ended evolution items have demonstrated that students...

    Sara Catherine Heredia, Erin Marie Furtak and Deb Morrison

    Evolution: Education and Outreach 2016 9:10

    Published on: 1 December 2016

  7. Review

    Mammalian organogenesis in deep time: tools for teaching and outreach

    Mammals constitute a rich subject of study on evolution and development and provide model organisms for experimental investigations. They can serve to illustrate how ontogeny and phylogeny can be studied toget...

    Marcelo R. Sánchez-Villagra and Ingmar Werneburg

    Evolution: Education and Outreach 2016 9:11

    Published on: 1 December 2016

  8. Research article

    Observing populations and testing predictions about genetic drift in a computer simulation improves college students’ conceptual understanding

    Evolution is a difficult subject for students, with well-documented confusion about natural selection, tree thinking, and genetic drift among other topics. Here we investigate the effect of a simulation-based ...

    Rebecca M. Price, Denise S. Pope, Joel K. Abraham, Susan Maruca and Eli Meir

    Evolution: Education and Outreach 2016 9:8

    Published on: 22 July 2016

  9. Book review

    A naturalists guide to mobile genetic elements

    Mobile DNA III, edited by Nancy L. Craig, Michael Chandler, Martin Gellert, Alan M. Lambowitz, Phoebe A. Rice, and Suzanne B. Sandmeyer. Washington: American Soci...

    Tyler A. Elliott and J. Arvid Ågren

    Evolution: Education and Outreach 2016 9:6

    Published on: 27 May 2016

  10. Book Review

    Questions about NeoDarwinism: a review of two books

    Mind and Cosmos: Why the Materialist NeoDarwinian Conception of Nature is Almost Certainly False, by Thomas Nagel. New York: Oxford University Press, 2012. Pp. x + 130. ISBN 978-0-19-9919...

    Egbert Giles Leigh Jr.

    Evolution: Education and Outreach 2016 9:2

    Published on: 17 February 2016

  11. Book review

    A deeper confusion

    The Deeper Genome: Why there is more to the human genome than meets the eye, edited by John Parrington, (Oxford, United Kingdom: Oxford University Press), 2015. pp. xx + 272. ISBN:978-0-1...

    Georgi K. Marinov

    Evolution: Education and Outreach 2015 8:22

    Published on: 20 December 2015

  12. Book Review

    Telescopes on the past: robots as models of extinct animals

    Darwin’s Devices. What Evolving Robots Can Teach us About the History of Life and the Future of Technology, by John Long. New York: Basic Books, 2012. pp. 273. H/b $ 26.99 US, $30.00 CAN.

    Edoardo Datteri

    Evolution: Education and Outreach 2015 8:21

    Published on: 14 October 2015

  13. Book review

    Darkness and the dawn?

    Evolution Challenges: Integrating Research and Practice in Teaching and Learning about Evolution, edited by Karl S. Rosengren, Sarah Brem, E. Margaret Evans, and Gale Sinatra, (New York, ...

    Joseph L. Graves Jr.

    Evolution: Education and Outreach 2015 8:20

    Published on: 12 October 2015

  14. Curriculum and education

    Jurassic Pork: What Could a Jewish Time Traveler Eat?

    Paleontologists use multiple methods to reconstruct the anatomy and behavior of extinct animals, including direct observations from well-preserved fossils and inferences from the phylogeny of modern and extinc...

    Roy E. Plotnick, Jessica M. Theodor and Thomas R. Holtz Jr.

    Evolution: Education and Outreach 2015 8:17

    Published on: 24 September 2015

  15. Research article

    Brazilian Undergraduate Students’ Conceptions on the Origins of Human Social Behavior: Implications for Teaching Evolution

    Students’ conceptions on the origins of human social behavior are poorly understood. The aim of this research was to quantitatively evaluate the conceptions on the origins of certain types of human behavior e...

    Filipe Cavalcanti da Silva Porto, Paulo Cesar Paiva, Ricardo F Waizbort and Maurício Roberto Motta Pinto da Luz

    Evolution: Education and Outreach 2015 8:16

    Published on: 14 August 2015

Previous Page Page 1 of 23 Next Page

Check if your institution is a member


More than 500 institutions have partnered with SpringerOpen through the membership program. As an affiliated Author from a member institution, you may be entitled to submit your manuscript without paying the article processing charge (APC) or with a discount. Check here if your institution is a member!

Waivers

Authors without funds to cover the Article Processing Charge (APC) are eligible for a discretionary waiver of the APC, and should request a waiver during submission

Evolution: Education & Outreach also has waivers available at the Editor's discretion. Authors can contact the Editor in Chief for more information. For more information on APCs, please see here.