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May 15, 2014, 17:17 ET

A Stunning New Illustration of Intelligent Design: Video Reveals Fantastically Sophisticated Molecular Machines in Cells

Known for its advocacy of intelligent design, Discovery Institute has released The Workhorse of the Cell: Kinesin, a dramatic new three-minute...

Mar 11, 2014, 13:54 ET

Legislators Demand Answers about Intelligent Design Ban at Ball State University, says Discovery Institute

Four state legislators led by Senate Education Committee Chair Dennis Kruse (R–Auburn) have sent a letter to Ball State University's (BSU)...

Feb 18, 2014, 08:00 ET

"Science and Faith: Are They Really in Conflict?"

Has science disproved God? Or do new scientific discoveries actually provide compelling support for faith? Three noted Christian writers will...

Feb 12, 2014, 17:55 ET

On Darwin's Birthday Big Fossil Find Deepens His Dilemma, says New York Times Bestselling Author of Darwin's Doubt

A spectacular new discovery of Cambrian animal fossils has intensified a source of doubt that troubled Darwin about his theory, according to...

Feb 11, 2014, 08:00 ET

New Film, The War on Humans, Explores the Growing Call for Granting Human Rights and Legal "Personhood" to Plants and Animals

 Are humans the enemy? Should pigs and peas have constitutional rights? The War on Humans, a provocative 31-minute documentary from Discovery...

Feb 03, 2014, 16:01 ET

Democratic House Members Attempt To Settle Scientific Debates and Establish Holiday for Charles Darwin

Three House Democrats have attempted to settle the on-going scientific debates about Darwinian evolution and global warming by Congressional fiat,...

Dec 11, 2013, 07:00 ET

Harrington Discovery Institute At University Hospitals Case Medical Center Announces Grant Funding To Physician-scientists At Major Academic Medical Centers Nationwide To Support New Drug Development

 The Harrington Discovery Institute at University Hospitals (UH) Case Medical Center has announced the 2014 recipients of Harrington...

Nov 19, 2013, 11:59 ET

Texas Set to Adopt Textbooks that Disregard State Science Standards Requiring Critical Evaluation of Evolutionary Theory, according to Discovery Institute

The Texas State Board of Education looks set to approve science textbooks this week that fail to comply with state science standards requiring...

Sep 10, 2013, 09:00 ET

Intelligent Design Group Demands that Ball State University Investigate Class for Teaching that "Science Must Destroy Religion"

Discovery Institute, the nation's leading intelligent design think tank, is demanding that Indiana's Ball State University (BSU) investigate one of...

Aug 01, 2013, 17:55 ET

National Book Party for New York Times Best Selling Author of Darwin's Doubt at Seattle Art Museum Aug. 10th

Making a compelling case for intelligent design landed Darwin's Doubt: The Explosive Origin of Animal Life and the Case for Intelligent Design by...

Jul 31, 2013, 19:23 ET

Ball State University President Imposes Gag Order on Scientists Supportive of Intelligent Design

In a blatant attack on academic freedom and the unfettered consideration of scientific viewpoints, the president of Ball State University (BSU) in...

Jul 02, 2013, 14:43 ET

More than 7,000 Petition Ball State University to Protect Academic Freedom of Professor Eric Hedin

Discovery Institute has delivered a petition to Ball State University (BSU) from more than 7,000 people, including more than 1,200 residents of...

Sep 18, 2012, 11:49 ET

Newly Discovered Notes Reveal C.S. Lewis's Early Doubts about Darwin

 Famed Christian writer C.S. Lewis has often been regarded as either uninterested in the modern evolution debate or generally supportive of...

Sep 14, 2012, 13:09 ET

Are Science and Religion Incompatible in the 21st Century?

St. Louis Conference Seeks to Bridge the Divide  Headlines scream "Science is my savior" and "Forget faith only science can save us...

May 09, 2012, 20:43 ET

Petition launched in support of Darwin-doubting doctor and to stop academic bullying at Emory University

 In an egregious example of academic bullying, renowned neurosurgeon and director of Pediatric Neurosurgery at Johns Hopkins Hospital Dr. Ben...

May 01, 2012, 11:04 ET

University Hospitals Case Medical Center's Harrington Discovery Institute Launches Grant Program to Accelerate Drug Discovery and Development

 University Hospitals Case Medical Center's Harrington Discovery Institute has announced a grant competition that serves as a nationwide search...

Apr 10, 2012, 20:44 ET

Tennessee Academic Freedom Law Praised for Upholding True Legacy of John Scopes

Tennessee's new academic freedom law is being praised for vindicating the principle of open scientific discussion championed by John Scopes. The...

Mar 26, 2012, 20:57 ET

Tennessee Legislature Passes Landmark Academic Freedom on Evolution Bill

Bill Protects Teachers Who Cover Controversial Science Subjects Objectively  By a vote of 72-23, Tennessee's House of Representatives...

Mar 05, 2012, 13:20 ET

Trial to Begin in Intelligent Design Discrimination Lawsuit Against NASA's Jet Propulsion Lab

Trial begins this week in a lawsuit over whether NASA's Jet Propulsion Lab (JPL) unlawfully discriminated against an employee for discussing the...

Jan 31, 2012, 19:51 ET

Leading Intelligent Design Think Tank Condemns Passage of Creationism Bill by Indiana Senate as Bad Science and Bad Education

A bill approved today by the Indiana Senate to allow the teaching of creationism in public schools is being criticized as bad science education...

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