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Bill Nye Continues To Talk About Things of Which He is Ignorant

Bill Nye is a popular “scilebrity.” Unfortunately, he does an enormous disservice to science, frequently speaking on topics about which he knows very little. He narrated a faked experiment on global warming because he doesn’t understand the physical mechanisms governing … Continue reading

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The Inquisition Strikes Again

There are times when modern scientists act like members of the Inquisition. Such situations can result in people getting removed from their positions in the scientific community, courses being shut down, scientists being fired, or papers being retracted. (see here, … Continue reading

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Review of Evolution: Still A Theory in Crisis

Back in January, I read that Dr. Michael Denton was about to release a new book on evolution. I ordered it right away and started reading it as soon as I could, because I thought that his previous book, Evolution: … Continue reading

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Honeybees Are Recovering in the U.S.

Have you seen the headlines? “Beekeepers Feel the Sting of Climate Change,” “Climate change crushes bee populations,” and “Bees Are Losing Their Habitat Because of Climate Change.” Yes, the world is running out of bees and “climate change” aka “global … Continue reading

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Gravitational Waves Detected!

Einstein’s General Theory of Relativity makes some outlandish claims. For example, it says that the rate at which time passes depends on the strength of the gravitational field to which you are being exposed. It also says that gravity isn’t … Continue reading

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A Limited-Time Special Offer From Great Homeschool Conventions

Homeschool Event of the Year!  2016 – Great Homeschool Conventions **See special offer at the end of this article – Thanks to Dr. Wile. Great Homeschool Conventions is excited to partner with National Center for Life and Liberty, with a … Continue reading

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What are the differences between my old chemistry course and my new chemistry course?

If you have been reading my blog for a while, you might know that I recently wrote a new chemistry course. The publisher of my old chemistry course came out with a new edition, and they did not consult me. … Continue reading

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Jupiter May Not Shield Earth from Comets

Years ago, I was editing an elementary-level science text, and I ran across a statement that didn’t make a much sense to me. The author said that Jupiter acted as a “shield,” protecting earth from comets that could hit it. … Continue reading

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Is There An Undiscovered Planet in Our Solar System?

On August 24, 2006, the the International Astronomical Union (IAU) passed a resolution declaring that Pluto is not a planet. This caused a lot of consternation, since Pluto had been considered a planet for more than 70 years. What caused … Continue reading

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Review of Shadow of Oz

Dr. Wayne D. Rossiter earned his Ph.D. in ecology and evolution from Rutgers University in February of 2012 and is currently an assistant professor of biology at Waynesburg University. His book, Shadow of Oz, has already caused me to write … Continue reading

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