2012 Election: Where GOP Presidential Candidates Stand On Evolution (PHOTOS)

08/24/2011 10:00 am ET | Updated Oct 24, 2011

Republican presidential candidate Rick Perry hasn't been shy about his views on evolution.

He caused a stir this month when he told a young boy at a campaign stop that evolution is just a "theory that's out there" and that it has "got some gaps in it." A few days later, he voiced skepticism again when he told a supporter that "God is how we got here."

Perry isn't the only GOP candidate to have made controversial remarks about evolution, however. Below is a slideshow highlighting each Republican presidential hopeful's views on evolution, creationism and intelligent design:

Where GOP Candidates Stand On Evolution