but a good start. Plug "Intelligent Design" into
and you'll get 16,200,000 hits...
Discovery Institute - Leading proponent of Intelligent
Intelligent Design and Evolution Awareness Center
- Advocacy group with the goal "to promote intelligent design
theory purely on its scientific merits."
Website - Website of William Dembski, American
mathematician, philosopher, theologian and neo-creationist known for
advocating the idea of intelligent design in opposition to the theory of
evolution through natural selection.
TalkDesign.org - Website
"created to provide a one-stop location for responses to the
arguments of the Intelligent Design (ID) movement."
Center for Science Education - Organization
"Defending the Teaching of Evolution in the Public Schools"
- Article by Eugenie C. Scott, Director of the National Center for
Science Education, describing the wide range of opinion within
Christianity towards evolution.
American Association for the
Advancement of Science - Worlds largest general
scientific society and publisher or Science
Magazine. See the December 2005 on-line issue for
an special video presentation called "Evolution
Americans' Opinions on Evolution:
CBS News | Poll: Majority Reject Evolution | October 24, 2005 11:30:08
- Recent CBS Poll surveying Americans' opinions on Evolution.
CBS News | Poll: Creationism Trumps Evolution | September 27, 2005 09:34:43
- November 2004 CBS Poll surveying opinions on Evolution of supporters
of George Bush and John Kerry.
Involving Evolution, Creationism, and Intelligent Design:
v. John Scopes ("The Monkey Trial") - UMKC
School of Law summary of the famous "Scopes Monkey Trial"
Epperson v. Arkansas
- Supreme Court Ruling from 1968 that made banning the teaching of
Evolution illegal. (Interesting note: Susan
Epperson, the biology teacher that went to the Supreme Court
to fight Arkansas' ban on teaching Evolution, is a Presbyterian.)
Edwards v. Aguillard - Supreme Court Ruling from
1987 striking down a Louisiana law that required if evolution is taught
in public schools then creationism must also be taught.
Eight Significant Court Decisions
- Significant Court Decisions of the Evolution-Creation Controversy in
Rules Against 'Intelligent Design' - Washington Post
report on Dover, PA "Intelligent Design" ruling.
Association on Science, Technology, and the Christian Faith - PC(USA)
organization for advancing the dialog between science and religion
within the church.
AAAS Dialogue on
Science, Ethics, and Religion (DoSER) - American Association for the
Advancement of Science program to facilitate communication between
scientific and religious communities.
John Templeton Foundation
- organization that pursues new insights at the boundary between
theology and science through a rigorous, open-minded and empirically
focused methodology, drawing together talented representatives from a
wide spectrum of fields of expertise.
Spirit - Magazine exploring the relationship between
science and religion in the context of our everyday lives.
Speaking of Faith
- Public radio's weekly national conversation about belief,
meaning, ethics, and ideas. Offers streaming audio over the
internet of past programs. Some specific programs addressing
science and faith topics include: Einstein
and the Mind of God, Quarks
and Creation, Science
and Being, Science and
Theological Perspective on Cloning, The
Biology of the Spirit, and The
Morality of Nature.