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Bill Nye Defends Controversial Debate Decision

The Huffington Post | David Freeman | Posted 04.14.2014 | Science

Was it wrong for Bill Nye to debate young-earth creationist Ken Ham? Some scientists--including celebrated evolutionary biologist Richard Dawkins--hav...

The Casualties of Bryan College's Anti-Evolution Revolution

Brandon G. Withrow | Posted 05.04.2014 | Religion
Brandon G. Withrow

In this post-Nye-Ham debate world, the highest academic credential at Evangelical institutions is the ability to sign faith statements. And if history is an indicator, this will result in casualties.

How Bill Nye Won the Creation Debate

David MacMillan | Posted 04.14.2014 | Science
David MacMillan

To most watching last week's debate between creationist Ken Ham and science educator Bill Nye, it was a battle between religion and science. But to creationists -- a group which not too long ago included me -- it was something else entirely: a battle over the very meaning of science itself.

WATCH: 'Science Guy' Sounds Surprisingly Poetic In Creationist Debate

The Huffington Post | Isaac Saul | Posted 02.11.2014 | Science

When Bill Nye squared off against creationist Ken Ham in last week's highly anticipated debate, America's beloved "Science Guy" was concerned mostly w...

Truth Does Not Contradict Truth: A Hindu View of the Bill Nye/Ken Ham Debate

Anantanand Rambachan | Posted 04.09.2014 | Religion
Anantanand Rambachan

Religion must happily, and without fear, enter the wider stream of discourse about the nature of reality, confident that truth does not contradict truth.

Can We Believe in God and Science?

Rabbi Evan Moffic | Posted 04.08.2014 | Religion
Rabbi Evan Moffic

The great debate between Ken Ham and Bill Nye attracted huge attention. It also presented a false dichotomy.

Pat Robertson Tells Fellow Creationist Ken Ham, 'Let's Not Make A Joke Of Ourselves'

Posted 02.05.2014 | Religion

Bill Nye "The Science Guy's" highly anticipated debate with Ken Ham of the Creation Museum had a lot of people talking-- including televangelist Pat R...

Like Creation Science? Toss Your Smartphone!

Seth Shostak | Posted 04.07.2014 | Science
Seth Shostak

Faith is a personal matter, and should never be a cudgel to stifle inquiry. We tried that approach about 1,200 years ago. The experiment was called the Dark Ages.

Did Bill Nye Hurt Science?

Dan Arel | Posted 04.07.2014 | Science
Dan Arel

So the aftermath, was this debate a mistake? Yes. Regardless of how well Nye did, and he did better than many predicted he would, Ham still got airtime.

'Ham on Nye' Debate Doesn't Reflect Reality

Christian Piatt | Posted 04.07.2014 | Religion
Christian Piatt

Whenever I hear about someone else making a case for New Earth Creationism in the name of Christianity, I'm embarrassed, once again, to associate myself with them. The media is responsible for its share of fanning these flames in the public forum, though.

Religious Belief Has HUGE Impact On Views On Evolution

Posted 02.04.2014 | Religion

As "Science Guy" Bill Nye and the founder of Kentucky's Creation Museum, Ken Ham, prepare for their much-anticipated debate Tuesday evening on evoluti...

A Baha'i Take on the Creation/Evolution Debate

Stephen R. Friberg | Posted 04.06.2014 | Religion
Stephen R. Friberg

Many, including members of the Baha'i Faith, look forward to a future when science and religion -- and faith and reason -- are reconciled and no longer opposed.

Bill Nye, My Dad's Tie, and the Creation-Evolution Debate

Jack Levison | Posted 04.05.2014 | Religion
Jack Levison

No matter what side of the creation-evolution debate you are on, your partisanship costs you dearly. Why? Because it costs you the ability to read the Bible on its own terms. What do we lose by straightjacketing the Bible with the creation-evolution debate?

Controversy Erupts Over Creationism Debate

The Huffington Post | David Freeman | Posted 02.04.2014 | Science

Update (02/04/2014 6:40 pm EST): The debate has started. To follow, scroll down for live updates and/or just click here to watch the debate live on Hu...

WATCH: Bill Nye Explains Why He's Doing Debate On Creationism

The Huffington Post | Posted 01.25.2014 | Science

Bill Nye is set to debate evolution with the founder of Kentucky's Creation Museum on Feb. 4, and the Science Guy is clear about what he thinks of cre...

WATCH: Bill Nye Answers The Question: 'Do You Believe In God?'

Posted 01.25.2014 | Religion

Bill Nye the Science Guy was on HuffPost Live to talk science, of course; but also to talk about creationism and his upcoming debate with Christian le...

WATCH: Creationist Says 'Science Guy' Doesn't Understand Science

The Huffington Post | Meredith Bennett-Smith | Posted 09.18.2013 | Science

Bill Nye has built his career on making scientific concepts accessible to the public. But according to a well-known creationist, the beloved "Science ...