Eugenie Scott

Jan. 20, 2012

Defending Climate Science’s Place In The Classroom

The National Center for Science Education helps teachers keep pseudoscience out of the classroom.

evolution, climate, climate change, ncse, denial

Apr. 10, 2009

Texas Schools and Evolution

In late March, the Texas State Board of Education held several days of debate over new curriculum requirements scheduled to take effect in 2010. We'll find out how the topic of evolution will be taught under the new standards.

evolution, creationism, darwin

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Strange Fish

Dr. Seuss's McElligot's Pool (1947) features some fantastic fish—ones with pinwheel-like tails, curly noses, long floppy ears, or Kangaroo pouches. The fictional fish do have some truly strange nonfictional cousins, among which are giant oarfish, barreleye fish, and sawfish.

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