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Creationism Vs Evolution - The Battle Continues In The UK
2011-09-21 05:17:06

  In an effort to curb the teaching of Creationism and Intelligent Design (ID) in British public schools, scientists have called on the government to toughen its guidance on their promotion in classrooms. The effort led by prominent scientists, including the naturalist David Attenborough and Richard Dawkins (an atheist), accuses religious fundamentalists as portraying Creationism and ID as scientific theory. They claim it is unacceptable to teach creationism and ID, whether it...

2011-05-04 14:29:00

ATLANTA, May 4, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Holocaust historian Deborah Lipstadt's new book, "The Eichmann Trial," is gaining widespread recognition this spring, as it marks the 50th anniversary of the opening of the world's first internationally televised trial. But the trial's biggest legacy, says the Emory University professor, is that victims of the Holocaust got to tell their stories to a worldwide audience. To view the multimedia assets associated with this release, please click...

2011-02-03 00:00:43

NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory has just dumped a lot of fuel on the fire of David Coppedge's discrimination lawsuit filed last year, in which Coppedge alleges discrimination because he was prevented from talking about intelligent design (ID). Pasadena, CA (PRWEB) February 2, 2011 NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL) has dumped a lot of fuel on the fire of a discrimination lawsuit by firing the employee who brought the suit, says Casey Luskin an attorney at the Discovery Institute....

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2011-01-28 09:50:00

The majority of public high school biology teachers are not strong classroom advocates of evolutionary biology, despite 40 years of court cases that have ruled teaching creationism or intelligent design violates the Constitution, according to Penn State political scientists. A mandatory undergraduate course in evolutionary biology for prospective teachers, and frequent refresher courses for current teachers, may be part of the solution, they say. "Considerable research suggests that...

2010-10-12 12:00:00

SEATTLE, Oct. 12 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Can you be an orthodox Darwinist and an orthodox theist? The plain answer is "no," according to God and Evolution: Protestants, Catholics and Jews Explore Darwin's Challenge to Faith, an important new book from Discovery Institute Press. The book provides a thorough examination of the conflict between belief in God and Darwin's theory of unguided evolution. In the century and a half since Charles Darwin first proposed his theory, Christians,...

2010-04-15 11:30:00

PASADENA, Calif., April 15 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Supervisors at NASA's prestigious Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL) illegally harassed and demoted a high-level computer system administrator for expressing support of intelligent design to co-workers, according to a discrimination lawsuit filed in California Superior Court. The lawsuit (court number #BC435600) was filed by David Coppedge, an information technology specialist and system administrator on JPL's Cassini mission to Saturn,...


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