Recently I spoke to a university senior who is a leader in a political club at her school. I wondered how things were going for the club.
Other teachers are drawn from the ranks of those 1000+ Darwin-doubting scientists who have publicly identified themselves.
You may already know about academic freedom bills — such as those passed in Louisiana in 2008 and Tennessee in 2012.
While discussions of science standards are often couched in bureaucratic-sounding language, the impact of these policies can be profound.
Honestly, the scientific establishment would do better by sticking to science.