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  1. 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

  2. Curriculum and education

    The Red Queen’s Race: An Experimental Card Game to Teach Coevolution

    Although we are increasingly aware that an understanding of evolution is critical to all biological fields and to scientific literacy, evolution remains a challenge in the classroom. Here we present a hands-on...

    Amanda K Gibson, Devin M Drown and Curtis M Lively

    Evolution: Education and Outreach 2015 8:10

    Published on: 21 July 2015

  3. Research article

    Trust in science and scientists and the acceptance of evolution

    Accepting the concept of evolution is important for the advancement of biological science and has many implications for daily life. However, a large portion of the general public does not currently accept biol...

    Louis S Nadelson and Kimberly K Hardy

    Evolution: Education and Outreach 2015 8:9

    Published on: 16 June 2015

  4. Research article

    University faculty and their knowledge & acceptance of biological evolution

    Misconceptions about biological evolution specifically and the nature of science in general are pervasive in our society and culture. The view that biological evolution explains life’s origin(s) and that hypot...

    Justin W Rice, Michael P Clough, Joanne K Olson, Dean C Adams and James T Colbert

    Evolution: Education and Outreach 2015 8:8

    Published on: 6 May 2015

  5. Overcoming obstacles to evolution education

    Wading into the undeniable

    In his review of Bill Nye’s Undeniable, Nicholas Wade proposes a “treaty” to defuse controversies over the teaching of evolution: describing evolution as a theory ambiguously—as a well-established scientific theo...

    Stephanie Keep, Ann Reid and Glenn Branch

    Evolution: Education and Outreach 2015 8:7

    Published on: 13 April 2015

  6. Book review

    The Hunger

    Joseph L Graves Jr.

    Evolution: Education and Outreach 2015 8:5

    Published on: 20 February 2015

  7. Review

    The London Baedeker for the Darwin enthusiast

    Public interest in Charles Darwin and in scientific climate of the Victorian era continues to grow. Darwin hobbyists are visiting sites around the world relevant to the life of Charles Darwin: The Galápagos Is...

    Martha Monica Muñoz

    Evolution: Education and Outreach 2015 8:1

    Published on: 28 January 2015

  8. Book review

    Phylogenetic biology for both novice and expert learners

    Tree Thinking: An Introduction to Phylogenetic Biology, by David Baum and Stacey Smith. Greenwood Village, CO: Roberts and Company Publishers, 2013. Pp. xx +476. ISBN:9781936221165. H/b $75.00.

    Kate L Hertweck

    Evolution: Education and Outreach 2014 7:29

    Published on: 29 November 2014

  9. Curriculum and education

    Depicting the tree of life in museums: guiding principles from psychological research

    The Tree of Life is revolutionizing our understanding of life on Earth, and, accordingly, evolutionary trees are increasingly important parts of exhibits on biodiversity and evolution. The authors argue that i...

    Laura R Novick, Jane Pickering, Teresa MacDonald, Judy Diamond, Shaaron Ainsworth, Adriana E Aquino, Kefyn M Catley, Jeff Dodick, Evelyn Margaret Evans, Camillia Matuk, Janis Sacco and Monique Scott

    Evolution: Education and Outreach 2014 7:25

    Published on: 15 November 2014

  10. Research article

    Development and evaluation of a model for secondary evolution educators’ professional development needs

    Professional development (PD) efforts have improved acceptance and pedagogical practice related to the theory of evolution in high school biology teachers. However, these teachers express need for more PD rela...

    William L Romine, Ellen Barnett, Patricia J Friedrichsen and Aaron J Sickel

    Evolution: Education and Outreach 2014 7:27

    Published on: 5 November 2014

  11. Research article

    The relative importance of religion and education on university students’ views of evolution in the Deep South and state science standards across the United States

    There is a negative relationship between education and religiosity and a positive relationship between education and acceptance of evolution, but how this manifests in college students who differ in degree of ...

    Leslie J Rissler, Sarah I Duncan and Nicholas M Caruso

    Evolution: Education and Outreach 2014 7:24

    Published on: 15 October 2014

  12. Research article

    Predictors of evolution acceptance in a museum population

    Studies of the U.S. general public have demonstrated that acceptance of evolution is a function of both religion and education. To test if this is true of natural history museum patrons as well, we conducted a...

    Lindsay M Barone, Andrew J Petto and Benjamin C Campbell

    Evolution: Education and Outreach 2014 7:23

    Published on: 9 October 2014

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