Icons of Science: Evolution

Teel, Linda M.
February 2008
School Library Journal;Feb2008, Vol. 54 Issue 2, p60
Entertainment Review
A review of the DVD release "Icons of Science: Evolution" is presented.


Related Articles

  • What Darwin Never Knew. Sadowsks, Colleen D. // Library Media Connection;May/Jun2011, Vol. 29 Issue 6, p64 

    The article reviews the DVD of the television program "What Darwin Never Knew."

  • MEDIAPICKS. Mandell, Phyllis Levy // School Library Journal;Mar2009, Vol. 55 Issue 3, p54 

    The article reviews several DVD releases of documentary or instructional films about naturalist Charles Darwin, including "Evolution: Darwin's Dangerous Idea," "Evolution: Why Bother?," and "Icons of Science: Evolution."

  • Evolution, Sex, and Sex Allocation. Policansky, David // BioScience;Jul/Aug87, Vol. 37 Issue 7, p466 

    Provides observations about organisms that change sex. Consideration of evolution and sex allocation; Analysis of two plants, jack-in-the-pulpit and North American ginsengs; Characteristics of sea basses, wasps, bees, and diverse fish; Influence of Charles Darwin on the study of evolution; Use...

  • The Evolution of Evolution.  // School Librarian's Workshop;Feb/Mar2009, Vol. 29 Issue 4, p9 

    The article presents a lesson plan for elementary education which teaches about the evolution theory of Charles Darwin.

  • Ohio Devolves.  // American Prospect;11/18/2002, Vol. 13 Issue 21, p7 

    Comments on the move of the Ohio Department of Education to vote for science standards called intelligent design that would let students investigate and analyze the theory of evolution by Charles Darwin. Proponents of the intelligent design; Result of a survey in Ohio on the awareness of...

  • Biology Education Is Evolution Education. McComas, William F. // American Biology Teacher (University of California Press);Feb2016, Vol. 78 Issue 2, p91 

    An introduction is presented in which the editor discusses various reports within the issue on topics including the science of evolution, teaching biology, and evolution theorist Charles Darwin's theory of evolution.

  • The Scientific Methods of Biology, Starting with Charles Darwin. Sousa, Cristina // American Biology Teacher (University of California Press);Feb2016, Vol. 78 Issue 2, p109 

    The choice of the scientific method to be used depends on the question to be investigated, the type of study being performed, and the maturity of the particular subdiscipline. I review the scientific methods frequently used in biology since Darwin, the aspects of the nature of science relevant...

  • Natural selection. Tickle, Louise // Primary Teachers;Jan2009, p20 

    The article focuses on life and works of scientist Charles Darwin, who was born on February 12, 1809. It indicates the achievement of Darwin in observing the similarities and differences between species of birds, reptiles, insects, as well as plants. It cites the publication of the radical ideas...

  • Darwin, call your office. Begley, Sharon // Newsweek;5/1/1995, Vol. 125 Issue 18, p76 

    Discusses two studies that go a long way toward making `adaptive mutations' respectable. How E. coli bacteria developed a mutation, 100 times more quickly than Darwinian evolution allows, in research at MIT and the University of Utah; How the bacteria seem to anticipate desirable mutations;...


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics