Evolution. How Populations Evolve. Voyage of the Beagle. Jean Baptiste Lamarck. Charles Lyell. Artificial Selection. Artificial Selection. Natural Selection. Darwin saw natural selection as the basic mechanism of evolution
How Populations Evolve
Thousands tomillions of yearsof natural selection
Chromosome with geneconferring resistanceto insecticide
Additionalapplications of thesame insecticide willbe less effective, andthe frequency ofresistant insects inthe populationwill grow
Gene pool in a nonevolving population remains constant over generations.
Island of Krakotoa, 1883
Sexual selection may produce sexual dimorphism