William Butler Yeats noted, “Education is not the filling of a pail, but the lighting of a fire.”
The highest calling for a great museum like Dixon’s is not to be a refuge. It is to be a portal — a portal for scientific discovery.
“Most Americans realize we need to learn from the past,” said John West, writer and director of the new documentary Human Zoos. “But we can’t learn from the past if we cover it up.”
Professor Alan Levinovitz asks: Science as “a big book of Important Truths”?
Recently, there has been fuss over a working group meeting addressing the state’s evolution standards.