Republicans Are Dominating State Politics, Destroying Science
Many of us are enjoying our post-election schadenfreude, observing as the Republican Party increasingly marginalizes itself, demographically and politically, and scrambles to cut a narrowing path to the White House while also attempting to shove the tea party demon back into its ...read more
Texas Engages In A Whole New Breed Of Stupid: Master's Degree For Creationism?
That this is even an idea is a testament to the stupidity of the cultural right. A Texas legislator is waging a war of biblical proportions against the science and education communities in the Lone Star State as he fights for a bill that would allow a private school that teaches ...read more
Why Was The Cincinnati Zoo Even Thinking Of Working With Creationists?
From the department of things that never made any sense. ...read more
A Puppet Pwns Ben Stein And His Stupid Intelligent Design Movie "Expelled"
I posted this in links yesterday, but I'm putting it here because I thought it was funny and worth more notice. I really hate these intelligent design (creationism) people and the way they continue to try and pervert science and education. Expelled and Ben Stein are even worse ...read more
The Childlike Minds Of Intelligent Design (Creationism) Advocates
And when I say childlike, I don't mean it in the way that so much of childhood is good. I mean the bad way. In the last three decades, studies of children show that they quickly pick up an intuitive understanding of how the world works, say the researchers. For example, babies ...read more
Michael Behe & The Charlatans Of Intelligent Design (Creationism)
Clip from Randy Olson's film, Flock Of Dodos, about the fight between evolutionists and intelligent design (creationism) advocates. At the end of the clip, Michael Behe, one of the leaders of the movement to indoctrinate children with intelligent design theology admits that he ...read more
More Evidence Of Dinosaur-Bird Link
Who's going to tell the "intelligent designer"? Genes Show T. Rex Related to Chickens An adolescent female Tyrannosaurus rex died 68 million years ago, but its bones still contain intact soft tissue, including the oldest preserved proteins ever found, scientists say. And a ...read more
Taking A Stand Vs. Evolution Deniers
The scene of the crime is Southern Methodist U. Intelligent design has a fundamental problem: Its proponents refuse to understand who and what they are. Hence, they have created an awkward situation for Southern Methodist University, where a conference called "Darwin vs. Design" ...read more