Nature listens to the National Center for Science Education, promoting fears of “flat-Earthers.”
An Indian Cabinet minister, Satyapal Singh, with responsibility for education, had noted that Darwinian evolution is “scientifically wrong” and “not scientific.”
Discovery, wonder, learning, exploration: That’s what we want young people to experience in science class.
The interesting psychological issue here turns upon the question of whether these people are deliberately lying or not.
Check it out this video documentary and see for yourself. Admittedly, the bar for our being impressed was very low.