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Creationism vs Evolution

Bill Maher: Keep Schools Secular And Imprison Environmental Polluters

The Huffington Post | Shadee Ashtari | Posted 02.21.2014 | Politics

Bill Maher, host of HBO's "Real Time with Bill Maher," discussed the "ridiculous" role of religion in schools and the urgency of implementing "draconi...

Unleash the Kraken! Creationism, Kookiness, and Alleged Censorship

Steven Newton | Posted 12.26.2011 | Education
Steven Newton

One strength of science is its process for considering even outlandish proposals, giving them a fair and skeptical hearing, and discarding those ideas which simply do not have the evidence.

A Link Between The Human Brain And Myth Making (VIDEO)

Big Think | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living

Dr. Oliver Sacks, professor of Neurology and Psychiatry at Columbia University, weighs in on whether the human brain is predisposed to create myths. H...

Evolution Presupposes Design, So Why the Controversy?

Ervin Laszlo | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Ervin Laszlo

Evolution of life presupposes intelligent design. But the design it presupposes is not the design of the products of evolution; it's the design of its preconditions.

The Danger of Ignoring Creationism

Michael Zimmerman, Ph.D. | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Michael Zimmerman, Ph.D.

Groups like the Discovery Institute and Answers in Genesis would be funny if they weren't able to influence politicians, primarily at the local school board level and in state legislatures around the country.

Religion and Science: Respecting the Differences

Michael Zimmerman, Ph.D. | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Michael Zimmerman, Ph.D.

It is difficult for some to understand how an evolutionary worldview may be compatible with deeply held religious convictions. But this difficulty is no reason to attack those who manage to comfortably balance the two.