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Should creationism be taught along with evolution? (Our Turn column) - MLive.com

Should creationism be taught along with evolution? (Our Turn column) - MLive.com | Pseudoscience | Scoop.it
Should creationism be taught along with evolution? (Our Turn column)MLive.comSuch is true in a young person's decision to believe either evolution or creationism.
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Louisiana Teachers Are Literally Using the Bible as Science Textbooks in Public Schools | Alternet

Louisiana Teachers Are Literally Using the Bible as Science Textbooks in Public Schools | Alternet | Pseudoscience | Scoop.it
State law allows science teachers to introduce supplemental materials to 'critique' scientific theories....
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Lady Freethinker's curator insight, June 10, 2015 1:14 PM

This is very, very scary. In what other case would any school allow teachers to use 2,000-year-old textbooks to teach science? 

Lady Freethinker's curator insight, June 10, 2015 6:44 PM

This is very, very scary. How can anyone fathom using a 2,000-year-old book of mythology to teach science? 

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45 Things I Learned At The Creation Museum

45 Things I Learned At The Creation Museum | Pseudoscience | Scoop.it
Everything you ever wanted to know about the biggest creation museum in the world.
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A Map of Thousands of Schools That Are Allowed to Teach Creationism With Taxpayer Money

A Map of Thousands of Schools That Are Allowed to Teach Creationism With Taxpayer Money | Pseudoscience | Scoop.it
A large, publicly funded charter school system in Texas is teaching creationism to its students, Zack Kopplin recently reported in Slate.
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Is Teaching Children Creationism 'Indoctrination'?

Is Teaching Children Creationism 'Indoctrination'? | Pseudoscience | Scoop.it
Teaching pupils about creationism in science lessons is "indoctrination", according to the new president of the Association for Science Education.
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Creationist Demands Museum Not Allow Science Event

Creationist Demands Museum Not Allow Science Event | Pseudoscience | Scoop.it
David Shormann, a fairly obscure Texas creationist, is clutching his pearls over an event held this weekend at the Houston Museum of Natural History called "Answers In Science: What On Earth Do We ...
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WATCH: My Talk with Zack Kopplin on Creationism in Classrooms

WATCH: My Talk with Zack Kopplin on Creationism in Classrooms | Pseudoscience | Scoop.it
WATCH: My Talk with Zack Kopplin on Creationism in Classrooms - The Huffington Post
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Preview: Fighting Creeping Creationism | Moyers & Company | BillMoyers.com

Preview: Fighting Creeping Creationism | Moyers & Company | BillMoyers.com | Pseudoscience | Scoop.it
Preview this week's show about one teenager's fight against the onslaught of creationism, and the challenges of free thinking in America.
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Nostradamus: Predictions of Things Past

Nostradamus: Predictions of Things Past | Pseudoscience | Scoop.it

The French "prophet" knew that history repeats itself, and made his "predictions" based on previous events.

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ToKTutor's curator insight, April 14, 2015 11:23 AM

Title 6: Nostradamus & the art of prophecy: exploring if ancient predictions have any basis in sound explanations.

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Psychic fundraisers: How low can you go to raise money? | Doubtful News

Psychic fundraisers: How low can you go to raise money? | Doubtful News | Pseudoscience | Scoop.it
Psychic readings as fundraisers have become a common thing, I've noticed. But does anyone find this one particularly disturbing? I sure do.
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Creationists vandalize a park sign for God

Creationists vandalize a park sign for God | Pseudoscience | Scoop.it
Reader Barry sent me two photos he took of a Park Service sign on Sheep Mountain Trail near Loveland, Colorado.  The 60-million-year age of the Rocky Mountains has been altered to something more Bi...
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The Giant's Causeway? God made it himself, of course

The Giant's Causeway? God made it himself, of course | Pseudoscience | Scoop.it
Ask any geologist about the Giant’s Causeway and they’ll say it was formed 60million years ago.
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How Creationism Imprisons the Mind

How Creationism Imprisons the Mind | Pseudoscience | Scoop.it
Intellectual freedom is one of humanity’s greatest gifts—and biggest burdens. Our ability to ask questions, to test ideas, to doubt is what separates us from our fellow animals. But doubt can be as terrifying as it is liberating. And it’s the terror of doubt that fosters the toxic, life-negating cult...
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Feedback: Will Ken Ham “Crumble to Scientific Facts” in the Debate? - Answers in Genesis

Feedback: Will Ken Ham “Crumble to Scientific Facts” in the Debate? - Answers in Genesis | Pseudoscience | Scoop.it
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Neil deGrasse Tyson declares all-out war on creationists: ‘Keep it out’ of the science classroom

Neil deGrasse Tyson declares all-out war on creationists: ‘Keep it out’ of the science classroom | Pseudoscience | Scoop.it
Appearing in an interview with Bill Moyers this Friday, astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson slammed politicians and religious activists who look to include creat
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Deanna Dahlsad's curator insight, January 19, 2014 1:05 AM

Schools are for education; there are churches, etc., for religious indoctrination.

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Texas Textbook Publishers Say No To Creationism

Texas Textbook Publishers Say No To Creationism | Pseudoscience | Scoop.it
It appears that science is prevailing in the latest battle over Texas schoolbooks.
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Scientists: Baby Born With HIV Apparently Cured

Scientists: Baby Born With HIV Apparently Cured | Pseudoscience | Scoop.it
WASHINGTON — A baby born with the virus that causes AIDS appears to have been cured, scientists announced Sunday, describing the case of a child from Mississippi who's now 2 1/2 and has been off medication for about a year with no signs of infection.
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Are Ghosts Real? Science Says No-o-o-o

Are Ghosts Real? Science Says No-o-o-o | Pseudoscience | Scoop.it
Ghost hunters like to believe that ghosts exist, but science and logic are ghost busters.
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Not Dead Experiences (NDEs)

Not Dead Experiences (NDEs) | Pseudoscience | Scoop.it
The way to defeat ignorance is with evidence. After thousands of reported religious experiences of various kinds, including near-death-experiences, no one has ever provided a single item of verified new knowledge.
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Teaching creationism: Indoctrination is a form of child abuse | | Independent Editor's choice Blogs

Teaching creationism: Indoctrination is a form of child abuse | | Independent Editor's choice Blogs | Pseudoscience | Scoop.it
Anyone who tells children that God - literally - created the world in seven days 6,000 years ago is guilty of perverting education.
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New Statesman - Creationism's far from unintelligent design on our schools

New Statesman - Creationism's far from unintelligent design on our schools | Pseudoscience | Scoop.it
The real problem with letting creationists run schools is not just that they would fill children's minds with fake science.
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