Evolution is a scientific theory describing change in allele frequency over time. It is also used as shorthand to refer to the Charles Darwin's explanation for the diversity of life on earth, stating that all life from a common ancestor by the processes of the theory of evolution.
An in-depth study on the subject of evolution is beyond the scope of this wiki. Only those arguments which relate directly to atheism and the existence of God should be cited in articles. For more information, please visit the Talkorigins site or the Evolution Wiki.