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05.03.2010

Which creationist was the most nauseating?

 

When it comes to dissing evolution (and science in general) there's no lack of volunteers. How to decide which among them is the worst?

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05.25.2010

New resource for scientists, researchers, educators, the press, and concerned citizens

 

Check out NCSE's new web page devoted to surveys, polls, and relevant reports. The aim is to track public opinion about evolution, creationism, religion, and related issues.

The page: http://ncse.com/creationism/polls-surveys

What you'll find:

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05.10.2010

Will 2010 be the Year of Science Denial?

 

Science deniers, creationists, and their fellow travelers aren't just targeting evolution. Now they're turning their sights on global warming.

Proof positive? The South Dakota legislature has passed House Concurrent Resolution 1009, which encourages teachers to present "balanced teaching" on global warming. The state senate has passed a similar resolution.

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05.17.2010

"Wear sunscreen--and trust your brain!"

 

That's just some of the sage advice that NCSE's executive director Dr. Eugenie C. Scott passed along to graduates at the University of Missouri on Saturday, May 15. Dr. Scott was at UM to not only deliver a commencement speech, but to receive an honorary doctorate celebrating a career devoted to defending the teaching of evolution in the public schools.

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10.19.2010

USA Science & Engineering Festival expo features 1500 exhibits, 75 stage shows, and infinite fun

 

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