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Evolution Debate

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...

Ham-on-Nye Debate: 'Anti-Science Guy' Automatically Wins

Karl Giberson, Ph.D | Posted 04.05.2014 | Religion
Karl Giberson, Ph.D

People who hold marginal positions love debates because it makes their position seem credible -- after all we wouldn't be debating this question if it wasn't a real question would we? We wouldn't "defend" evolution unless it needed defending would we?

Three Things I Want to See Come Out of the Bill Nye-Ken Ham Debate

Joseph Hill | Posted 03.09.2014 | Religion
Joseph Hill

Tuesday, when I opened my laptop I began to see the same link pop up on my Facebook feed repeatedly. It was for the Bill Nye/Ken Ham debate coming up ...

Famed Scientist Sounds Off On Evolution Debate's Future

AP | FRANK ELTMAN | Posted 02.24.2013 | Science

NEW YORK -- Richard Leakey predicts skepticism over evolution will soon be history. Not that the avowed atheist has any doubts himself....

Texas Schools To Revisit Evolution Debate Under New Leadership

AP | By JIM VERTUNO | Posted 09.19.2011 | Education

AUSTIN, Texas -- The Texas State Board of Education meets this week for the first time under its conservative new chairwoman appointed by Gov. Rick Pe...

America's Ongoing War on Evolution: A Christian's Lament

Karl Giberson, Ph.D | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Karl Giberson, Ph.D

Anti-evolution in America is big business. Polls reveal widespread opposition to evolution in America that shows no sign of abating

Five Years After Court Decision, Intelligent Design Advocates Still Arguing

John Farrell | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
John Farrell

Five years after Dover, the battle for science education in U.S. public schools is not over.

On Darwin's Birthday, Examining Why Evolution Is True

Stuart Whatley | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Stuart Whatley

According to biologist Jerry Coyne in his new book Why Evolution Is True, it's 40 percent of the population doesn't accept The Origin of Species.

Chris Hedges, Barack Obama and Psychological Evolution

Stephen C. Rose | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Stephen C. Rose

Chris Hedges is the author of War Is a Force That Gives Us Meaning and American Fascists: The Christian Right and the War On America. Recently Hedges...

Jindal: Intelligent Design "The Very Best Science" (VIDEO)

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Bobby Jindal, Louisiana Governor, exorcist, and potential McCain running mate, was interviewed on CBS's Face The Nation on Father's Day. Among the top...

Ron Paul: I "Don't Accept" Theory Of Evolution

Science Blogs | Ed Brayton | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Surprise, surprise, Ron Paul doesn't accept evolution. Video below the fold....

New "View" Co-Host Sherri Shepherd Doesn't Know If World Is Flat

Huffington Post Media | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

After declaring she didn't "believe in evolution, period," new "View" co-host Sherri Shepherd was asked if she thought the world was flat. Her respons...