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Michael Keas: Improving Science Education by Understanding Science’s History

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On a new episode of ID the Future, Rob Crowther talks with Center for Science & Culture Senior Fellow and historian of science Dr. Michael Keas, author of the recent book Unbelievable: 7 Myths about the History and Future of Science and Religion. They discuss the treatment of controversy in the science classroom.

Listen in as Professor Keas discusses various areas of debate, and advises teachers that “science is best taught as science is best practiced.” Download the podcast or listen to it here.

Photo: Professor Michael Keas lecturing recently in Colorado.

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