Wednesday, August 10, 2005
Unless of course it's to eliminate the teaching of evolution. Thank goodness the President wants to force his religious views on everyone....wait, should he be doing that?
The president has suggested that a theory known as "intelligent design" should be taught in the classroom.
It proposes that life is too complex to have developed through evolution, and an unseen power must have had a hand.
Many scientists insist, though, it is just that - a theory.
Alan Leshner, the chief executive of the American Association for the Advancement of Science, says that the proponents of intelligent design are "trying to cloak a religious concept in the mantle of science"."There is no science to intelligent design, it's not even a scientifically answerable question," he says