creationism
Arizona Moves to Alter Wording About Evolution in Education
Arizona Moves to Alter Wording About Evolution in Education
Catherine Offord | May 25, 2018
Proposed changes to the state’s school science standards would emphasize that parts of the theory are “not proven.”
Texas Education Board Reaches Compromise on Science Standards
Texas Education Board Reaches Compromise on Science Standards
Kerry Grens | Apr 24, 2017
The state’s board of education approves new standards that ease up on having students dig into scientific issues relevant to “intelligent design” arguments.
Science Teaching Standards up for Revision in Texas
Science Teaching Standards up for Revision in Texas
Kerry Grens | Feb 9, 2017
Despite a committee of educators recommending the removal of language challenging evolution in science curricula, state education board members vote to reintroduce controversial concepts. 
Paper Containing Creationist Language Pulled
Paper Containing Creationist Language Pulled
Bob Grant | Mar 7, 2016
PLOS ONE says a breakdown in the peer-review process led to the publication of a now-retracted biomechanics paper that made reference to a “Creator.”
Speaking of Science
Speaking of Science
The Scientist Staff | Apr 1, 2014
April 2014's selection of notable quotes
Speaking of Science
Speaking of Science
The Scientist Staff | Mar 1, 2014
March 2014's selection of notable quotes
Opinion: Confronting Creationism
Opinion: Confronting Creationism
Ann Reid and Glenn Branch | Feb 7, 2014
Five reasons why scientists should stay out of debates over evolution.
Prayer Takes Precedence Over Science?
Hayley Dunning | Aug 14, 2012
A Bill of Rights amendment reaffirming the right to pray could have negative consequences for the teaching of evolution.
Spot the Moth
Cristina Luiggi | May 1, 2012
It’s a well-known story: The peppered moth’s ancestral typica phenotype is white with dark speckles. 
Mighty Moth Man
Cristina Luiggi | May 1, 2012
An evolutionary biologist’s posthumous publication restores the peppered moth to its iconic status as a textbook example of evolution.