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Evolution and Politics #138

November 11, 2011

This week, we’re looking at what happens when a bedrock scientific theory goes up for debate in the contentious realm of politics. We’ll speak to Dr. Eugenie Scott, Executive Director, and Steven Newton, Programs and Policy Director, at the National Center for Science Education, about evolution as a political issue. And anthropologist and blogger Greg Laden analyzes the fallout from the so-called “climategate” emails.

Guests:

  • Eugenie Scott
  • Greg Laden
  • Steven Newton
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This episode was recorded when Science for the People was called Skeptically Speaking

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