Louisiana Lawmakers Reject Proposed Repeal of State’s ‘Creation Science and Evolution Science Act’

Louisiana Lawmakers Reject Proposed Repeal of State’s ‘Creation Science and Evolution Science Act’

BATON ROUGE – Louisiana’s House Education Committee on Wednesday rejected a repeal to a 1981 law which allows both creation science and evolutionary theory to be taught in public schools. The proposed repeal was sponsored by Republican Dan Claitor, and—had it been passed—would have deleted Louisiana’s “Balanced Treatment for Creation-Science and Evolution-Science Act.” According to the 1981 […]

Innovative New Homeschool Academy Launched to Teach Science From Biblical Worldview

Innovative New Homeschool Academy Launched to Teach Science From Biblical Worldview

DAYTON, Tenn. – In 1925, a historic court case forever changed the way many Americans view science and religion. Today, nearly 90 years later, two professors are launching a new Christian science organization less than a mile from where that momentous trial unfolded all those many years ago. In the early 20th century, as the […]

Anglican Author Censured After Atheists Decry Presentation Challenging Scientific Philosophies

Anglican Author Censured After Atheists Decry Presentation Challenging Scientific Philosophies

LONDON – A popular conference-organizing company has stopped distributing one of its videos after being criticized by a handful of disapproving atheists. Since 1984, TED Conferences, LLC has facilitated and promoted hundreds of public symposiums worldwide, which are designed to expose viewers and audience members to new, innovative and inspirational thoughts and ideas. Due in part […]

Ohio Town Debates Proposal to Teach Morality and Creation in Schools

Ohio Town Debates Proposal to Teach Morality and Creation in Schools

Springboro, Ohio – Residents of a small Ohio town packed a board of education meeting this week to discuss a controversial proposal to the school’s curriculum. The public school district of Springboro, a town of 18,000 in southwestern Ohio, is considering adding new educational policies designed to give students more balanced viewpoints on a variety […]

Atheist Group Plans to Protest Texas Homeschool Convention

Atheist Group Plans to Protest Texas Homeschool Convention

The Woodlands, Texas – A small band of outspoken atheists is planning to stage a protest at a yearly Christian homeschool convention this summer. “The Nones,” a group of atheist activists based out of Dallas, recently posted a two hour-long Google+ chat video on YouTube, in which four members of the organization are seen expressing their […]

Ball State University Science Professor Under Fire for Questioning Evolution

Ball State University Science Professor Under Fire for Questioning Evolution

Muncie, Indiana – A state-run university in Indiana is receiving heated criticism after one of its professors was accused of promoting Christianity in a physical science class. Ball State University (BSU) is a large research institution located in eastern Indiana, and is home to approximately 22,000 students and 3,000 faculty members. One of the instructors […]

Father’s Feud With Christian School Over Creation Quiz Results in Unexpected Financial Support

Father’s Feud With Christian School Over Creation Quiz Results in Unexpected Financial Support

Landrum, South Carolina – A struggling Christian school has received an increase in financial support after becoming the focus of a widely-publicized controversy involving a 4th grade science quiz. Blue Ridge Christian Academy (BRCA), a small private school nestled in the mountains of northern South Carolina, recently administered a simple science quiz to its 4th […]

Physicists Claim to Have Found Long-Sought ‘God Particle’

Physicists Claim to Have Found Long-Sought ‘God Particle’

Geneva, Switzerland — Nearly a year after the announcement that scientists in Geneva had possibly discovered the existence of a particle that was believed to be the key to the universe, physicists are claiming to have confirmed their suspicions. As previously reported, scientists announced last July that they had found what appeared to be the […]

Pastor Jilted by Tebow Under Fire by Renowned Creationist for ‘Undermining Word of God’ on O’Reilly

Pastor Jilted by Tebow Under Fire by Renowned Creationist for ‘Undermining Word of God’ on O’Reilly

A megachurch pastor that was recently jilted by New York Jets quarterback Tim Tebow after extending an invitation to speak at his church is now being rebuked by a renowned creationist and apologist for comments he made last night on The O’Reilly Factor. Following the success of the television documentary The Bible, FOX talk show […]

Ohio Supreme Court Hears Case of Science Teacher Fired for Questioning Evolution

Ohio Supreme Court Hears Case of Science Teacher Fired for Questioning Evolution

Columbus, Ohio — The Ohio Supreme Court heard arguments Wednesday both for and against a former science teacher who was fired in 2011 for encouraging his students to challenge evolutionary theory. As previously reported, John Freshwater, a science teacher at Mount Vernon Middle School, had approached school officials in 2003 to request that he be […]