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Supporters rally behind Ball State prof who teaches Intelligent Design
Ball State University is investigating complaints that Assistant Professor Eric Hedin crossed a line when he encouraged classroom discussion that included multiple views of life's origins.
Mon Jun 17, 2013
Review: Three reasons to see Carmen
They know the plot going in, but are there to enjoy the musical ride offered by the company - with its own twists and interpretations - heading toward the tragic conclusion.
'Darwin's Doubt: The Explosive Origin of Animal Life & The Case For...
Charles Darwin's theories, ideas and writings are still a hot topic today and author Stephen Meyer has a new book coming out diving more into his ideas on evolution and intelligent design called, Darwin's Doubt: The Explosive Origin of Animal Life & The Case For Intelligent Design .
Sat Jun 15, 2013
Evolution Undergoes Change In America's Classrooms
By state, school district, and the caprice of individual instructors, the teaching of evolution varies greatly across the United States.
How intelligent design offers the best explanation for the sudden appearance of many animals upon the earth-an event Darwin could not reconcile Stephen Meyer, 54, is director of the Discovery Institute's Center for Science and Culture.
Fri Jun 14, 2013
Anti-Abortion Bill Wants to Warn Women About Non-Existent Cancer Risk. Why Stop There?
The bill is likely designed to be unconstitutional under current law because it imposes an undue burden on women who seek abortions.
Truth is found not only in science
This letter is a reply to the opinion expressed by David G. Kives of Hoffman Estates in the June 2 Your Views.
Thu Jun 13, 2013
Hays Daily News
State law requires Kansas to update science standards for K-12 classrooms every seven years.
Wed Jun 12, 2013
Standards should serve students well
It's refreshing to learn that the debate over evolution and intelligent design didn't dominate the discussion leading to the Kansas Board of Education's approval Tuesday of new science standards for public school students.
Tue Jun 11, 2013
Why math-fans really love set theory
Turns out, math fans dig set theory for almost exactly the same reason that some Christian fundamentalists absolutely hate it - all that messy uncertainty, which is either an affront to the idea of intelligent design or really, really sexy and fascinating, depending on your outlook.
A New Perspective on Human Nature
Despite the widespread rejection of Creationism and Intelligent Design in our society, most of us continue to believe that humanity is "the Crown of Creation."
Mon Jun 10, 2013
Little Green Footballs
"You Have Been Blocked From Following Glenn Greenwald"
Just thought you might like to know that super-journalist Glenn Greenwald has now blocked the LGF account on Twitter.
Local evolution debate video now online for free viewing
The Freethinker's student group at Portland State University hosted a debate over evolution at PSU on 5-30-31 The Freethinker's student group at Portland State University hosted a debate over evolution at PSU on 5-30-31.
Sat Jun 08, 2013
Thief E3 2013 Trailer
Square Enix has released a new video for Thief , the next installment in the series which redefined the first person games with the introduction of stealth based gameplay.
Thu Jun 06, 2013
Floyd County Times
Michele Bachmann bows out
With just a hint of Nixonian rancor in her voice, she announced - via a lengthy YouTube rant in the middle of the night a short while ago - she would not seek reelection to the U.S. House of Representatives.
The Medved Heresy
Last post of mine, I promised an essay on heresy; now I -- unlike Barack "Skeets" Obama -- am pathologically honest ; so here she blows.
Tue Jun 04, 2013
Louisiana's Latest Anti-Scientific Folly, on Video
The theory of evolution is not controversial to scientists. That's because all of the evidence backs it.
Sun Jun 02, 2013
Little Green Footballs
Gov. Bobby Jindal and Creationism
The most embarrassing controversy is his support for teaching creationism in Louisiana's public school science classes.
Put scientific research first in schools
Really? Arlene Sawicki would force public schools to "Teach alternatives to Darwin's theories" . She hopes that books on the pre-scientific religious myths and legends of creationism and intelligent design are in the school library.
Hallucinogens Could Ease Existential Terror
Scientists are taking a second look at the therapeutic potential of psychedelic drugs, in particular psilocybin.