The Peppered Moth is an example of evolutionary biology. The frequency of dark-colored moths increased as a result of the air pollution from coal plants during the Industrial Revolution.
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MOTH by Isabel Thomas and Daniel Egneius explores the science of natural selection and evolution using the peppered moth as an example.
The Story of the Peppered Moth from SciShow Kids is a short video that explores the peppered moth and natural selection.
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