Archive for May 13th, 2008

Many Americans oppose any science debate by presidential candidates

| May 13, 2008 | 5 Replies
Many Americans oppose any science debate by presidential candidates

The results are out at Science Debate 2008: A new poll (charts, pdf, 3.1mb) shows that 85% of U.S. adults agree that the presidential candidates should participate in a debate on how science can be used to tackle America‚Äôs major challenges. The poll found no difference between Democrats and Republicans on this question. A majority […]

Share

Read More

An American Problem

| May 13, 2008 | 7 Replies
An American Problem

I was meandering in cyberspace, and stumbled onto this column by Australian Michael Ruse: The struggle between evolution and creation: an American problem. This appeals to me after all the news about Australian Ken Ham and his Creation Museum here in the U.S. The muse of Mr. Ruse is that the U.S. is vocally and […]

Share

Read More