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Intelligent Design vs. Evolution
Aired 10/12/2006

In recent decades Charles Darwin’s explanation of evolution through natural selection has been challenged by an alternative theory called Intelligent Design. A growing number of science teachers and school boards are struggling with how to present students with the facts. Even acknowledging the existence of an argument has become controversial. How should students learn the history of life on this planet? Are Christianity and other major religions incompatible with Darwinian evolution? Is there any evidence to support the new theory of intelligent design? Can ID and Darwin find common ground?
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  Stephen Meyer
    director of the Discovery Institute’s Center for Science and Culture and author of "Darwinism, Design and Public Education."
  Michael Ruse
    Director of the Program in the Philosophy of the History of Science at Florida State University and author of numerous books including "Darwinism and Design" and "Can a Darwinian be a Christian?"

Originally Aired: 10/12/2006

   
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