Less than half of U.S. Republicans now believe in evolution

US Republicans are a conservative party, but even just two decades ago they were pro-science, generously funding many of the nation's greatest science programs like NASA. But not anymore. Now, a new Pew survey shows that only 43% of Republicans believe in evolution. » 12/31/13 10:21am 12/31/13 10:21am

Will the anti-science Republicans kill conservatism as Americans know…

With a few notable exceptions, most of the contenders for the seat of Republican presidential candidate are outspoken critics of science. They and their supporters refuse to acknowledge the reality of climate change, want science teachers to tell students that human life was created by a spiritual force from beyond… » 8/31/11 9:00am 8/31/11 9:00am