Over 75 years ago, Clarence Darrow's performance against William Jennings Bryan at the Scopes trial cleared the way for the teaching of evolution in the classroom and marked the triumph of the scientific worldview. True? Not necessarily. The actual history is more complex and far less clear-cut.
Randy Moore is professor of biology at the University of Minnesota Twin Cities, Minneapolis, MN and the editor of American Biology Teacher.
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