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‘Science Guy’ Bill Nye and Prominent Christian Set to Battle It Out Over Evolution and Creationism

‘Science Guy’ Bill Nye and Prominent Christian Set to Battle It Out Over Evolution and Creationism | Science vs Religion | Scoop.it
Scientist Bill Nye has agreed to debate Christian leader Ken Ham next month at the Creation Museum in Petersburg, Ky., where the two will face off over the ever-contentious topics of evolution and creationism.
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God of the evolutionary gap in science understanding

God of the evolutionary gap in science understanding | Science vs Religion | Scoop.it
While the overall percentage belief in evolution has stayed nearly the same since 2009, more people who characterize themselves as Republican reject evolution. Public’s Views on Human Evolution | Pew Research Center’s Religion & Public Life Project.
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Jesus's mother, Mary, probably wasn't a virgin, experts say | Washington Times Communities

Jesus's mother, Mary, probably wasn't a virgin, experts say | Washington Times Communities | Science vs Religion | Scoop.it
What about the story of the three wise men who supposedly brought gifts to Jesus after his birth?
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Texas Textbook Publishers Say No To Creationism

Texas Textbook Publishers Say No To Creationism | Science vs Religion | Scoop.it
It appears that science is prevailing in the latest battle over Texas schoolbooks.
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Christian group claims teaching science promotes ‘atheistic’ worldview for Kansas students

Christian group claims teaching science promotes ‘atheistic’ worldview for Kansas students | Science vs Religion | Scoop.it
A religious group has filed suit against the Kansas Board of Education seeking to stop educators from adopting global warming and evolution into the state curriculum.
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He's back! Benedict XVI speaks out on sex abuse – and calls Richard Dawkins 'science fiction' – Telegraph Blogs

He's back! Benedict XVI speaks out on sex abuse – and calls Richard Dawkins 'science fiction' – Telegraph Blogs | Science vs Religion | Scoop.it
We've heard very little from Emeritus Pope Benedict XVI since his retirement, but he's made a surprise return to public life.
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"Proof of Heaven" Author Has Proof Called Into Question

"Proof of Heaven" Author Has Proof Called Into Question | Science vs Religion | Scoop.it
Awhile back, there was a big book craze about a book titled "Proof of Heaven", which supposedly chronicled the author's journey via a near-death experience (NDE).  The author, Eben Alexander, has c...
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Back to the Struggle Against Ignorance

Back to the Struggle Against Ignorance | Science vs Religion | Scoop.it
As a society we seem to no longer place high value in scientific knowledge, intellectual excellence or, for that matter, artistic creativity -- three elements that have heretofore contributed to the greatness of our society.
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Science could deliver the comforts of religion

Science could deliver the comforts of religion | Science vs Religion | Scoop.it
Research suggests that a scientific worldview actually helps people cope with anxieties about their own mortality
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Ban Creationism and Intelligent Design in the science classroom as federal law. | We the People: Your Voice in Our Government

Ban Creationism and Intelligent Design in the science classroom as federal law. | We the People: Your Voice in Our Government | Science vs Religion | Scoop.it
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The 19-Year-Old Kid Who's Giving Creationists A Run For Their Money

The 19-Year-Old Kid Who's Giving Creationists A Run For Their Money | Science vs Religion | Scoop.it
You were saying something about young people being apathetic do-nothings?
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Christian group claims teaching science promotes ‘atheistic’ worldview for Kansas students

Christian group claims teaching science promotes ‘atheistic’ worldview for Kansas students | Science vs Religion | Scoop.it
A religious group has filed suit against the Kansas Board of Education seeking to stop educators from adopting global warming and evolution into the state curriculum.
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Jesus Christ's nativity story is probably false, experts say | Washington Times Communities

Jesus Christ's nativity story is probably false, experts say | Washington Times Communities | Science vs Religion | Scoop.it
Historical data and religious myths do not agree with one another. What do the facts say?
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Holy water contaminated with human waste, says report

Holy water contaminated with human waste, says report | Science vs Religion | Scoop.it
Water at religious sites and chapels in Austria polluted with faecal matter and bacteria and could be harmful to health
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Kansas Group Tries To Remove Evolution From Schools By Claiming Science Is A Religion

Kansas Group Tries To Remove Evolution From Schools By Claiming Science Is A Religion | Science vs Religion | Scoop.it
A Kansas-based group that “promotes the religious rights of parents, children, and taxpayers” is challenging the state’s science standards because they include the teaching of evolut
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Religion and Science

Religion and Science | Science vs Religion | Scoop.it
Big News on Religion and Science. Includes blogs, news, and community conversations about Religion and Science.
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Project Steve | NCSE

Project Steve | NCSE | Science vs Religion | Scoop.it
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National Center for Science Education's "Project Steve" is a tongue-in-cheek parody of a long-standing creationist tradition of amassing lists of "scientists who doubt evolution" or "scientists who dissent from Darwinism."

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Back to the Struggle Against Ignorance

Back to the Struggle Against Ignorance | Science vs Religion | Scoop.it
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Science could deliver the comforts of religion

Science could deliver the comforts of religion | Science vs Religion | Scoop.it
Research suggests that a scientific worldview actually helps people cope with anxieties about their own mortality
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Creationist Demands Museum Not Allow Science Event

Creationist Demands Museum Not Allow Science Event | Science vs Religion | 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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FFRF opposes 'controversial issue' creationism in public schools - Freedom From Religion Foundation

FFRF opposes 'controversial issue' creationism in public schools - Freedom From Religion Foundation | Science vs Religion | Scoop.it
The Freedom From Religion Foundation is objecting to proposals in Springboro, Ohio, that appear to promote religion under the guise of controversial i...
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Some evangelical homeschoolers are OK with evolution. A small step?

Some evangelical homeschoolers are OK with evolution. A small step? | Science vs Religion | Scoop.it
Not everyone who homeschools their kids want their kids to be scientifically illiterate. Are we seeing a backlash of parents who want their kids to have quality
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