Evolution, evolution, evolution! The Kansas State Board of Education doesn’t want to talk about it, but their actions last month resulted in the thrusting back into the spotlight of the creation/evolution controversy. As David’s article discusses, the debate encompasses far more than just the schools in Kansas.
Michael Shermer recently posted a message on the Internet asking for feedback about the design and content of Skeptic magazine. How can we make skepticism more attractive for a mainstream audience without watering it down? That’s quite a difficult problem. This issue features an article by Bob Steiner that discusses the challenges faced by skeptics in presenting our case to the public in a manner that is both logical and engaging.
We also received a nice letter to the editor from a reader commenting on one of Martin Kottmeyer’s recent articles. The reader is in Wisconsin and he read the article on the web site -- an example of the way the Internet can make it easier to reach the public....