science

Earth is indeed very old

Mr. (Daniel) West (Reader Input, Jan. 7) claims to use science to support a young Earth by extrapolating data; however his method is not scientific. For instance, the temperature ...

Earth isn’t so very old

Re: Melissa Clark’s letter of Jan. 3. I agree with your views on abortion, however, I do have one problem with your letter. You stated that the belief that the world is “only ...

Students should hear of creation

Whether or not intelligent design is true, creation should be taught alongside evolution in schools, not to satisfy a religious belief, but rather because the open-minded pursuit o ...

Budding scientists bring prestige to Alta Vista

Alta Vista School is a breeding ground for science superstars. A group of more than two dozen sixth-, seventh- and eighth-graders, along with science teacher Don Scott, headed do ...