Christian Pseudohistorian David Barton: The Founding Fathers Debunked Evolution Long Before Darwin Existed

I guess the next David Barton book to be pulled from a bookstore near you for all of its inaccuracies will focus on science.

According to a speech Barton gave in October, the Founding Fathers were well-versed in the issues of today, including evolution (which everyone apparently knew about in 500 B.C., more than 2300 years before Charles Darwin was born), and they fully rejected it:

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Bill Nye Didn’t Thoroughly Explain Evolution in a 90-Second Emoji-Filled Video, So Ken Ham Thinks Creationism Wins

Last week, I posted a 90-second video of Bill Nye briefly explaining evolution through emoji.

Creationist Ken Ham finally got around to watching it and is declaring victory because the video doesn’t really explain evolution as thoroughly as a textbook would.

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The Pale Blue Dot Looks Enormous on This Scale

Forget Powers of Ten.

This is *so* much cooler than that:



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Finally, We Have an Astronomically-Correct Version of “Twinkle Twinkle Little Star”

For that budding little scientist you’re trying to put to bed:



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“America’s Doctor” Doesn’t Seem to Care About the Scientific Merits of His Claims, Says New Study on Dr. Oz

This past June, Dr. Mehmet Oz was called to testify before Congress at the request of Senator Claire McCaskill because of one particularly egregious scam that he, among others, promoted.

Now, the British Medical Journal has weighed in with more substantive charges against the sell-out doctor. A study published on Wednesday shows that his recommendations are far from scientifically sound:

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