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2011-03-31 01:57:15

Researchers at the University of British Columbia and Union College (Schenectady, N.Y.) have found that people's death anxiety can influence them to support theories of intelligent design and reject evolutionary theory. Existential anxiety also prompted people to report increased liking for Michael Behe, intelligent design's main proponent, and increased disliking for evolutionary biologist Richard Dawkins The lead author is UBC Psychology Asst. Prof. Jessica Tracy with co-authors Joshua...

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....

2010-07-12 17:35:00

LOS ANGELES, July 12 /PRNewswire/ -- In a press conference held here today at the Los Angeles Press Club, former George Mason University professor Dr. Caroline Crocker officially announced the publication of her book Free to Think (published by Leafcutter Press) which details her experience at GMU, including claims that a signed 3-year contract in 2004 was not honored by GMU officials because of a cheating student's incorrect report that she taught creationism. She also announced the...

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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2010-03-11 08:35:00

High school and college students who understand the geological age of the Earth (4.5 billion years) are much more likely to understand and accept human evolution, according to a University of Minnesota study published in the March issue of the journal Evolution. The finding could give educators a new strategy for teaching evolution, since the Earth's age is typically covered in physical rather than biological science classes. Researchers Sehoya Cotner and Randy Moore, professors in College of...

2009-11-17 09:56:00

CRACKS AMAZON.COM BEST SELLER LIST IN SCIENCE Signature in the Cell makes 2009 list of top ten best selling science books SEATTLE, Nov. 17 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Despite Darwinists' attempts to suppress the debate over evolution, a new book about the controversial theory of intelligent design made Amazon.com's list of the year's Top 10 bestselling books in science, just as the world marks 150 years since Charles Darwin published his own theory in his landmark book On the Origin of...

2009-10-05 10:31:00

Darwin's Dilemma: The Mystery of the Cambrian Fossil Record will be screened Oct. 25th LOS ANGELES, Oct. 5 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The debate over Darwin will come to California on October 25th, when the Smithsonian Institution's west coast affiliate premieres Darwin's Dilemma: The Mystery of the Cambrian Fossil Record, a new intelligent design film which challenges Darwinian evolution. To view a trailer and clips from the film, please visit www.darwinsdilemma.org. Darwin's...

2009-09-14 12:51:00

Intelligent Design Author Will Also Speak at OU NORMAN, Okla., Sept. 14 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The debate over Darwin rages on in America's heartland as intelligent design comes to the Sam Noble Oklahoma Museum of Natural History September 29th with the Southwestern debut of Darwin's Dilemma, a new film on the challenges to evolution in the fossil record. To view a trailer and clips from the film please visit www.darwinsdilemma.org. Darwin's Dilemma will be screened at Kerr Auditorium...

2009-08-10 12:16:00

Animation Gives Unique Look Inside the Cell SEATTLE, Aug. 10 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A new video by Discovery Institute, Journey Inside The Cell, launched today at www.SignatureInTheCell.com dramatically illustrates the evidence for intelligent design within DNA, as described in Stephen C. Meyer's book, Signature in the Cell: DNA and the Evidence for Intelligent Design (HarperOne 2009). The original animation by Light Productions reveals in intricate detail how the digital information...

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2009-05-03 08:50:00

College students' views about evolution and creationism are often shaped by what they learned in their high school biology classes, according to a University of Minnesota study published in the May issue of BioScience, the journal of the American Institute of Biological Sciences. Co-authors Randy Moore and Sehoya Cotner, professors in the College of Biological Sciences, surveyed 1,000 students taking introductory biology classes at the University of Minnesota to learn how biology majors view...


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