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Georgia County Opens Door to Creationism

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Science  04 Oct 2002:
Vol. 298, Issue 5591, pp. 35-36
DOI: 10.1126/science.298.5591.35a

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Last week a local school board in Georgia unanimously adopted a policy that opens the door to creationist-inspired critiques of evolution in biology classes. The action is part of a national campaign to teach creationist ideas alongside evolution for the sake of "balance."