Modified: Friday, November 30, 2007
Current Issues: Intelligent Design

Intelligent Design: the concept that the universe and living things have features that could only have been designed by an intelligent cause or agent, as opposed to an unguided process such as natural selection

Wikipedia: Intelligent Design

"Intelligent Design? A Special Report from Natural History Magazine"

"U.S. Falling Behind in Science, Engineering; Surging ahead in superstition, mumbo-jumbo."


 "To surrender to ignorance and call it God has always been premature, and it remains premature today."

-Isaac Asimov

Policy and Education - It's the Law

The full text of Judge Jones’ decision against Intelligent Design in the 2005 Dover case (PDF) 12.20.2005

The Discovery Institute’s response to Kitzmiller et al. v. Dover Area School District 1.6.2006

"Exploring Constitutional Conflicts: The Evolution Controversy" - University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Law information page

Dscovery Insitute Scrambling to Rebound The Seattle Times 4.26.2006

And Now for a Bit of Déjà Vu

Famous Trials in History - Tennessee vs. John Scopes - The 1925 "Monkey Trial"

NEW!! Nova Special on Dover Court case on Intelligent Design

Look into the Different Sides

Discovery Institute

Access Research Network

Arizona State University Institute of Human Origins

National Center for Science Education

NPR Debate over Intelligent Design : Richard Dawkins and George Gilder Aired 8.10.2005

Here is an interesting Response to 'Debate' by pharyngula

And now for the Discovery Institute Spin

Talk.Origins Archive includes how to respond to Creationist Claims

NPR: Teaching Evolution Aired 11.9.2004

Understanding Evolution

Just When You Thought It Was Safe To Go Outside

Creatures Picture Irks Board of Ed member 4.13.2006

Creation Tips - Make sure to find the Dinocam section