How evidence is interpreted is wrenched into line with the ideology. And this is what we mean by “zombie science.”
Conservatives have not “always mistrusted science,” and do not now.
Beside his prophetic warning about the “military-industrial complex,” President Eisenhower was concerned about the scientific-governmental complex.
To adapt a story that Wesley tells, the motto of the phenomenon is: “Listen to the animals.”
U.C. Berkeley psychology professor Tania Lombrozo is concerned about “skepticism.”
Does anything in nature achieve perfection? Yes, say Japanese researchers looking at an amazing molecular machine in a “primitive” life form.
In a previous post, I argued that methodological naturalism is a reasonable and neutral working principle limiting everyday science to natural causes.
Zelinski’s articles portray the science standards battle as a struggle to introduce creationism or intelligent design into Texas’s science curriculum.
Our friends at The Stream were kind enough to ask me to enlarge on some points made here at Evolution News.
“It’s evolution, ain’t nothin’ new. There’s nothing taboo about a sex stew.”