The long-simmering battle over teaching evolution in Texas boiled over at a late-night meeting, as the Board of Education extended preliminary approval of new science books for use in classrooms across the state but held up one biology text because of alleged factual errors.
Over 1.5 million children are homeschooled by their parents in the U.S.
The head of the Texas Board of Education assured state Senate Democrats that only Darwin’s Theory of Evolution will be taught in science classes throughout the state.
Marketing masterminds behind the latest Dr. Pepper advertisement may have had the best of intentions in mind when they posted a picture of the ad on the soft drink’s Facebook fan page last night. What the image instead inspired was a backlash from the creationist community.