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These two men will perpetuate the false idea that young-earthism is worthy of debate on Feb. 4.

Science blogs, Christian websites, and even mainstream media outlets have been abuzz the past week regarding the news that prominent science educator Bill Nye will “debate” prominent Christian science-denier Ken Ham. For sites like ours, which are entirely centered around this specific issue, it’s an excited — and apparently, terrifying…

"The Creation of Adam" by Michelangelo (public domain)

In the beginning, God created the heavens and the earth, and a big, steaming pile of controversy. For decades, a battle for survival has raged in the arena of public opinion, with religious fundamentalists on one side, scientists on the other and pretty much everyone else caught in the middle….