A Furor over Creationism at the Royal Society

Branch, Glenn
March 2009
Reports of the National Center for Science Education;Mar/Apr2009, Vol. 29 Issue 2, p8
Academic Journal
The article discusses the move of Michael Reiss, director of education at the Royal Society of London, to resign amidst the controversy which was sparked his remarks about creationism. It mentions that he put in his blog his views about the subject, asserting that science lessons should tackle intelligent design and creationism to achieve a genuine discussion with students. It relates that the contents of his blog was distorted and have been magnified by the media, which expand the curiosity of the public regarding the matter.


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