Mike the Mad Biologist

Archives for November, 2004

Gallup Poll About Religion and Evolution

Granted, at this point, I’m not going to trust polls ever again, but Gallup released a poll that examined religious beliefs. Part of the poll dealt with evolution and creationism. I found two good articles on the topic (here and here). As an evolutionary biologist, it’s nice to see others, especially non-scientists entering the fray.…

The Evolution “Debate”

Two nights ago, ABC News reported that in Cobb County, Georgia, those who favor creation “science” are in court arguing over whether they can place stickers on biology textbooks that state that evolution is a “theory”, not a fact. As an evolutionary biologist, I am so sick of this. I could write an exposition on…