who alleged that the National Park Service discriminated against him because of his religious beliefs after being denied a permit to conduct his young-Earth creationism work will now be able to collect rocks in the Grand Canyon.
The Christian theme park in Williamstown, Kentucky is owned by creationist
Ken Ham and features a life-sized recreation of Noah's Ark.
Synopsis: While most Americans believe God was involved in the creation of humans, fewer than four in 10 (38%) hold a strict creationist
view, the lowest level in 35 years.
The young earth creationist
position is not even wrong, because in order to be wrong one would have to look at the available evidence and interpret it incorrectly.
A past Texas State Board of Education chairman and outspoken creationist
urged his former colleagues on Tuesday to approve high school biology textbooks he said would "strike a final blow to the teaching of evolution.
THE National Trust has defended including references to creationist
theory at its new Giant's Causeway visitors' centre.
In Louisiana, creationists
have seized on the ruse of "supplemental" material to sneak creationist
lesson plans in through the back door.
Another title teaching creationist
geology in this series is "The Case of the Missing Mountain (9780890515938, $14.
For at least two reasons, the excellent exercise presented by Phil Senter (ABT 72:70-76, February 2010) will not convince a creationist
that "Lucy" is any indication that Homo sapiens evolved from an ape-like species.
The biologists also refute the creationist
claim that biochemical changes in organisms are too complex to occur without a designer by explaining the way in which the malaria parasite's resistance to the drug chloroquine likely evolved.
In my opinion, "figured out" seems to reflect a creationist
or intelligent design perspective more than an evolutionary perspective.
The third section presents selections from the literature, on both sides of the controversy, with excerpts from the creationist
literature as well as rebuttals.