Evolution: Education and Outreach

, Volume 3, Issue 2, pp 236–240

Evolution and the Media

Authors

    • Environmental Studies ProgramYale University
Other Media Review

DOI: 10.1007/s12052-010-0212-6

Cite this article as:
Zimmer, C. Evo Edu Outreach (2010) 3: 236. doi:10.1007/s12052-010-0212-6

Abstract

Journalists have been writing about evolution since Darwin first published the Origin of Species. Today, news about evolution comes in a dizzying diversity of venues. In this paper, I survey this diversity, observing its strengths and weaknesses for helping students learn about evolution.

Keywords

EvolutionMediaInternetEducationPaleontologyJournalismBlogs

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