I would think that serving on the group’s board, as per NCSE’s website, counts as a “formal tie.”
In 1944, the U.S. government allowed John Cutler, a physician with the U.S. Public Health Service, to infect Guatemalans with syphilis and gonorrhea without their consent.
Scientifically, pedagogically, and morally, trying to stifle open inquiry on climate change and evolution was always a bad idea.
Darwin’s position as a child of privilege and his naturalistic worldview both in their different ways shaped his approach to the study of nature.
MagiMold� works because of prions, special proteins that allow a cell to evolve before its DNA does.