1/8/2010

On Certainty (again/still/more)

Filed under: — Bravus @ 1:07 pm

This status discussion on Facebook kinda took off, so I thought I’d share it here:

http://www.facebook.com/bravus?v=wall&story_fbid=140589155963828&ref=notif&notif_t=feed_comment

Sigh

Filed under: — Bravus @ 9:23 am

Recent creationism and plain bad science being taught in Queensland schools:

http://www.couriermail.com.au/news/queensland/queensland-students-taught-humans-coexisted-with-dinosaurs/story-e6freoof-1225899437968

Religious Instruction (RI) classes are taught by volunteers from the churches, not by teachers, and there is really no control at all of what kids are taught. Parents can opt their children out, but it takes effort and there are few meaningful alternatives.