Evolution is a complicated topic. What is evolution? Is evolution real? Is evolution proven? Is the theory of evolution just a theory? First of all, evolution is very real and there's a ton of proof. Second: It's a fact and a theory, but "theory" doesn't mean that scientists doubt its existence. "Theory" in this sense means "well-substantiated explanation" instead of "opinion" or "guess."Studying Darwin and evolution can be a daunting task and there is a lot of misinformation about the topic. If you're unclear on the particulars of evolution, there are a ton of broad facts about evolution that can help clear things up for you. After that, dive deep! It's a fascinating area to explore. Read on for some enlightening, highly evolved (and bite-sized) evolution facts!