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Open letter to the Texas State Board of Education

Dear Board, It seems the work groups have decided that our standards exaggerate the biblical influence on the founding of our country. This is simply not true. All we need to do is teach our children what really happened in … Continue reading

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Life aand Living Forms Present a Problem for Materialism but not for Biblical Theism

Two Essays  In June 2015, the Royal Institute of Philosophy and Cambridge University Press announced their 2015 Philosophy Essay Prize. The topic for the 2015 essay competition was:  ‘Do Life and Living Forms present a problem for materialism?’ Old style vitalism, attributing an internal animating … Continue reading

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2013 Kenneth Miller regresses in his explanation of science

Miller and Levine’s Scientific Honesty?   When it comes to explaining how science works, Kenneth Miller and Joe Levine are the Jekyll and Hyde of biology textbook authors. In their 2011 on-line textbook for Texas school children, they masterfully explain … Continue reading

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2011 Testing evolution by experiments and observations

  Major Blow to Evolution   In “The Emperor’s New Clothes” the deceivers’ spell is broken by a simple child’s cry. In science, evolution’s spell could be broken by some simple youth textbooks—new biology books in Texas that expose evolution’s … Continue reading

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2009 — Kenneth Miller boasts of robustness of future Texas biology books coverage of evolution

Science story June 2009

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2009 Editorial in the Austin American-Statesman the week before adopting new science standards

Austin American-Statesman Opinion  COMMENTARY McLeroy: Enlisting in the culture war Don McLeroy, SPECIAL CONTRIBUTOR Wednesday, March 25, 2009 What is the greatest challenge facing science education in Texas? The answer is simple: to make sure an excellent teacher is in … Continue reading

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Is this science?

Comments on evolutionary convergence from Kenneth Miller’s Only a Theory, page 152-153   … Run the tape of life again, starting from the Cam­brian or wherever one might choose, and it’s almost inconceivable that you’d get hairless bipedal primates with … Continue reading

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