Is It Enough to Say the Evidence Supports Evolution or Should We Do More?

It’s a sad day when an article that essentially says “evolution is supported by the evidence” is a cause for celebration. But when it comes from Rachel Held Evans, a Christian who was taught that Darwin was wrong, we should be happy, right? This idea [that evolution is false] was perpetuated at my Christian college, [Read More...]

My Day at a Casey Luskin Lecture

This is a guest post by Jamie Bernstein. Jamie is a graduate student in public policy at the University of Chicago. She previously posted about her day at an anti-vaccination rally. Matt Lowry is referenced in the posting and you can read his take on the event here. … When I found out Casey Luskin [Read More...]

A Pastor (Seriously) Thanks the New Atheists

On August 1st in Oklahoma City, Pastor Michael Dowd — the author of Thank God for Evolution — delivered a sermon thanking the New Atheists… and he wasn’t being sarcastic about it. Hell, check out the scripture readings for the day: You don’t see that everyday… You can read the full sermon here (PDF): The [Read More...]

Louisiana School Board Wants to Teach Creationism

In Louisiana, the Livingston Parish School Board wants to teach Creationism in the public schools and unanimously voted in favor of continuing discussion on this. This type of thing only happens when a school board is taken over by people who don’t know the law and don’t care about the education students receive. Who needs [Read More...]

He Submitted His Paper to a Journal… Are You Happy?

I’m not a scientist and I don’t claim to be one. At least I can admit that. Dr. Jason Lisle of Answers in Genesis can’t seem to do the same. He claims to have solved the “distant starlight problem“: This is the issue of how starlight from the most distant galaxies is able to reach [Read More...]