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Separation of Bush and State

August 4th, 2005 by Andrew

Bush is at it again. Why can’t he just leave things alone that he doesn’t understand? Bush is promoting the teaching of “intelligent design” in public schools. “Intelligent design”, to quote the article, is basically “creationism in a cheap tuxedo.” In other words, he wants to teach the religious belief that some supreme being created […]

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Stem Cells Aren’t Evil

July 30th, 2005 by Andrew

Tell me again why we’re not doing more research with stem cells, especially with humans? Oh yeah, cause we have an idiot president who wouldn’t even understand the first word in this article about mending the spinal cords of rats with stem cells. So I guess the small number of existing stem cell lines (just […]

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Science Textbooks

May 5th, 2005 by Andrew

So basically, according to this article, science in textbooks has taken a back seat to being politically correct. I hate this kind of stuff. People are so whiny these days. This comes back to the whole “equal” issue. According to textbook makers today, white males aren’t as important to science as women/minorities/the disabled. A quote […]

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“Teach Evolution: Leave No Child Behind”

February 11th, 2005 by Andrew

So I’m sitting here, checking my mail, and I find an interesting story from space.com in my inbox. It seems that only 55% of the states require the teaching of evolution. Haven’t people realized yet that we evolved from apes? Can’t people put aside their religious fictions and come to an intellectually sound and scientific […]

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Alien Messages in our DNA & Solar Sails

August 10th, 2004 by Andrew

I read this very interesting article today about what an alien species would do if they wanted to leave a message for us on our planet to find when we’re ready. The answer this article came up with: encoding something in our DNA. Just like the binary of a computer consists of 1’s and 0’s, […]

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