Cardiff University philosopher Orestis Palermos was at the center of a stir last week for a claim he made in an online lecture.
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.