Evolution Debate Newswire (Page 3)

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  1. Lawmaker wants intelligent design resolutionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 28 | The Decatur Daily

    A state representative from north Alabama says his resolution on science instruction in public schools is an effort to encourage students and teachers to discuss intelligent design. "In the development of critical thinking, we need to make it welcoming at least for a student or teacher to bring up another theory," Rep. Mack Butler, R-Rainbow City, said this week.

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  2. Lawmaker wants intelligent design resolution, students excused to play tapsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 28 | The Decatur Daily

    A state representative from north Alabama says his resolution on science instruction in public schools is an effort to encourage students and teachers to discuss intelligent design. "In the development of critical thinking, we need to make it welcoming at least for a student or teacher to bring up another theory," Rep. Mack Butler, R-Rainbow City, said this week.

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  3. The Vice President's Intelligent Stand on EvolutionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 27 | The American Conservative

    "With Pence in the White House," , "it could be that control of the most scientifically advanced country in the world has now fallen into the hands of people to whom science is an enemy." in 1859.

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  4. Stand up / When nature takes a hand in your feetRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 27 | Canberra City News

    "Hours of my youth were invested in shopping warehouse after warehouse trying to find something that didn't look like men's shoes with heels glued on," writes stand-up comedian HANNAH BOLAND THERE are some pretty funny natural occurrences in our world. Meerkats.

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  5. William Jennings Trump and the monetary eliteRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 27 | The Economist

    DONALD Trump has been compared with many past politicians - Richard Nixon for his suspicion of the press and Warren Harding for his isolationism are two obvious examples. Steve Bannon, Mr Trump's alt-right hand man, has just Mr Bannon said that Mr Trump was an orator in the class of Bryan, although that seems pretty hard to credit.

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  6. American Kids Are About to Get Even Dumber When It Comes to Climate ScienceRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 27 | Mother Jones

    The debate surrounding science education in America is at least as old as the 1925 Scopes "monkey trial," in which a high school science teacher was criminally charged for teaching evolution in violation of Tennessee law. But bills percolating through state legislatures across the US are giving the education fight a new flavor, by encompassing climate change denial and serving it up as academic freedom.

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  7. States are trying to bring science denial to the classroomRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 25 | Grist Magazine

    The debate surrounding science education in America is at least as old as the 1925 Scopes "monkey trial," in which a high school science teacher was criminally charged for teaching evolution in violation of Tennessee law. But bills percolating through state legislatures across the U.S. are giving the education fight a new flavor, by encompassing climate change denial and serving it up as academic freedom.

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  8. Introducing REX, Innovative Adjustable Height Benching from InnovantRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2017 | PRWeb

    REX is a standout product from Innovant's newly launched NOW Collection, a catalog of contract furniture and accessories for design-savvy clients with limited budgets and short lead times. Refinements in engineering and unique design details make REX Benching the ideal product for offices requiring a clean, smart aesthetic with unmatched cabling and technology management.

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  9. South Dakota bill leaves evolution skepticism up to teachersRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2017 | The Chronicle Herald

    South Dakota legislators are weighing whether to let teachers decide how much skepticism to work into lessons on contentious scientific topics such as evolution and climate change. A House committee on Wednesday is set to consider the measure, which would give legal protection to teachers who want to discuss "in an objective scientific manner the strengths and weaknesses" of the subjects.

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  10. Are Cyborgs In Our Future? 'Homo Deus' Author Thinks SoRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2017 | New Hampshire Public Radio -

    The human species is about to change dramatically. That's the argument Yuval Noah Harari makes in his new book, Homo Deus: A Brief History of Tomorrow .

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  11. Censorship Opponents Oppose Bill That Protects Science Teachers From CensorshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2017 | Right Wing News

    Interestingly, activists ostensibly devoted to fighting censorship are attacking a bill written to allow science teachers to question official dogma : The National Coalition Against Censorship and other organizations committed to defending First Amendment rights in schools are objecting to a South Dakota bill deemed by critics to threaten educational standards in science education, particularly in the areas of climate change and global warming.

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  12. Cannabidiol may soon be used in the emergency room to fight effects of stroke and cardiac emergenciesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2017 | NewsTarget.com

    During a cardiac emergency, the sudden stoppage of blood flow puts severe stress on the rest of the body. During a cardiac arrest, valuable oxygen and nutrients are cut off.

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  13. No - Trigger Warnings' at this UniversityRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2017 | Wall Street Journal

    'Faculty and students invite all sorts of people, and we don't restrict who they invite,' says Robert Zimmer, president of the University of Chicago. A growing number of colleges around the nation are taking steps to protect their students from ideas and words some find hurtful or upsetting.

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  14. Inherit the HypocrisyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2017 | OpEdNews

    A must see movie for all Americans is "Inherit the Wind" . To those who never saw this film, it accurately portrays the 1925 Scopes Monkey Trial in Dayton, Tennessee. 5 comments

  15. Darwin Would See Right Through PenceBy Clive IrvingRead the original story

    Feb 17, 2017 | The Daily Beast

    The vice president dodges the question of whether he believes in evolution but he has his own version of intelligent design as he rides the wave of a new kind of ignorance. One of the first priorities of demagoguery is the fostering of ignorance.

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  16. Reddit photo of vaccines-cause-autism billboard stirs up chat about Dr. Fitt, Amarillo, weather...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2017 | Chron

    This photo of a billboard in Amarillo was posted on reddit with the caption, "What the hell Amarillo? Feb. 15, 2017. Keep clicking to see a gallery of billboards and other ways people have proclaimed their faith: less This photo of a billboard in Amarillo was posted on reddit with the caption, "What the hell Amarillo? Feb. 15, 2017.

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  17. Godrej United: Upcoming marvelous residential enclave brought to you by Godrej propertiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2017 | PR Log

    BANGALORE, India - Feb. 17, 2017 - PRLog -- Godrej United is yet another suave residential affair proudly presented by none other than the iconic realty brand, Godrej properties, comfortably snuggled at Whitefield, Bangalore. Godrej Properties, the realty wing of the distinguished Godrej Group is a name to reckon with.

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  18. Science denial, from evolution to climate change to vaccinesRead the original story

    Feb 16, 2017 | PressReleasePoint

    Brown biology professor shares insights on why science denial continues and what institutions of higher education should do about it. PROVIDENCE, R.I. [Brown University] - Along with many accolades earned as a scientist and teacher, Ken Miller, a biology professor at Brown, has spent decades at the forefront of the battle to defend the teaching of evolution in America's public schools.

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  19. Wood Partners Announces Pre-Leasing at Fuse 47 in College ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2017 | PR Newswire

    "This was another opportunity that fell in line strategically with our approach to seeking optimal locations with a clearly identified need for exceptional housing." Rich in amenities, Fuse 47 offers a resort-style pool, outdoor grilling stations, a bocce court, a state-of-the-art fitness center with the latest CrossFit -inspired equipment and more.

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  20. Intelligent Design Education DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2017 | Discovery Institute

    Have you wanted to teach your students about intelligent design , but don't know where to start? Do you already incorporate intelligent design into your curriculum, but would relish a chance to meet the scientists at the forefront of the theory in person? Have you been looking for interactive ways to interest your students in intelligent design? If you answered "yes" to any of these questions, we invite you and your students to Intelligent Design Education Day , hosted by Discovery Institute on Wednesday, March 15. This is a special opportunity for private school teachers and home educators to bring students on a day-long field trip event to learn more about intelligent design and interact with leading scientists and scholars in the ID movement. 85 comments