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29 Evidences for Macroevolution: The Scientific Case for Common Descent 
This article directly addresses the scientific evidences in favor of macroevolutionary theory and common descent.
A Post-Darwinian Probabilistic Model 
A probabilistic model of biological evolution with a new interpretation of Darwinian natural selection and 3 examples: 1) 5 mass extinctions 2) hominization 3) the PO2PAL increase.
Articles on Evolution 
From the archives of the Boston Review.
Beliefs of U.S. Public About Evolution and Creation 
Presents and discusses the results of polls (from Gallup,, and other sources) of various economic, educational, and religious groups about evolution and creation.
Essays on Evolution 
Essays on dinosaur origin and extinction, bird origin and flight, and human origin.
European Society for Evolutionary Biology 
The Society aims promotes evolutionary research in a wide sense. It publishes the Journal of Evolutionary Biology, and organizes a conference every other year.
Evolution by Natural Selection 
An introduction to how the appearance of design in the living world arose from a mindless process.
Evolution Happens! 
Information about biological evolution in a Q&A format. Explains why creation science is not science. Includes photographs and many links.
Evolution of Evolvability 
This paper shows how evolution tunes the content and frequency of genetic variation to enhance its evolvability, organising genetic systems into hierarchies. Genetic evolution is neither random nor blind.
Evolution Update 
A tool for academic research in evolutionary biology and its associated controversies.
Evolution's Arrow 
Web version of a book written by John Stewart about the direction of evolution and the future of humanity.
Hans-Cees Speel's Homepage 
The Evolution and Philosophy section discusses evolution in biology, philosophy, artificial intelligence, and memetics.
Introduction to Phylogeny 
University of California Museum of Paleontology virtual exhibit explores the relationship of phylogeny and evolution.
National Association for Objectivity in Science about Evolution 
Promotes teaching of critical thinking about the theory of evolution.
Nearctica - Evolution 
Extensive annotated collection of links on the process of evolution.
On the Origin and Impact of Information in the Average Evolution 
Paper on the relationship between information and the process of evolution.
Origin of Life: Prebiotic Synthesis of Amino Acids 
Two articles discussing chemical evolution in light of the Zeeman effect and the lightning cloud experiments of Stanley Miller.
Radiation of the First Animals 
Illustrated lecture transcript by Dr. Jere Lipps. Discussion of the evolutionary record of the pre-Cambrian period and the Cambrian explosion, including the traces and impacts of non-skeletal life forms.
Replicators: Evolutionary Powerhouses 
Extensive and interactive educational resource providing information on biological and cultural evolution, language development, and philosophy.
Science and Creationism 
Considers the science that supports the theory of evolution - from the National Academy of Sciences.
Scientific American: 15 Answers to Creationist Nonsense 
Review and critique of popular arguments against the theory of evolution by natural selection.
Songbird Shows How Evolution Works 
BBC News article about study on Himalayan songbirds that suggests how one species can evolve into two.
The Evolution Evidence Page 
A collection of articles about evolution, most of which deal primarily with human evolution, from a variety of sources. They include discussion of the anatomical, fossil and genetic evidence.
The Evolution Page 
Provides background to the evolution debate, links and an outline of a new model for large scale changes.
The Evolutionary Tales 
Recasting of Chaucer's "The Canterbury Tales" to present evolutionary theory and the pseudoscientific nature of "creation science" by Ronald L. Ecker. Full text available online.
The Talk.Origins Archive: Evolution FAQs 
A very informative site about biology and evolutionary theory.
Triumph of Life 
Companion to PBS series on evolution. Features essays, video clips, and special interactive features that explore the story of life on Earth.
Vertebrate Flight Exhibit 
Explores the physics of vertebrate flight, with particular emphasis on its origins and evolution.