Ironic History of Evolution in the Scopes Era

This presentation was originally given by Dr. Todd Wood at the 2015 Scopes Festival in Dayton, TN. Learn more about the ministry of Core Academy of Science by visiting

Dr. Todd Wood: I want to acknowledge one of my primary sources: Philip Pauly’s excellent 1991 article, “The Development of High School Biology: New York City, 1900-1925” (Isis 82:662-688).  There’s a free PDF of the paper available at this link.

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