See the Task page for summary of what students will have accomplished by completing this WebQuest.

Since Darwin first presented his theory to the world, thousands of scientists in many fields--genetics, palaeontology, comparative anatomy and physiology, embryology, ecology biochemistry--have a more detailed understanding of evolution of life. Their work has almost entirely validated Darwin's theories.

For further studies students may wish to explore on their own some of the links listed in the Historian and Geologist Role pages.