Celebrating Darwin’s Birthday (The American Way)


The most interesting poll from Gallup:

PRINCETON, NJ — On the eve of the 200th anniversary of Charles Darwin’s birth, a new Gallup Poll shows that only 39% of Americans say they “believe in the theory of evolution,” while a quarter say they do not believe in the theory, and another 36% don’t have an opinion either way. These attitudes are strongly related to education and, to an even greater degree, religiosity.

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4 thoughts on “Celebrating Darwin’s Birthday (The American Way)

  1. I find the “No opinion” crowd to be more distressing – I mean we’re only asking you to think about the origin of your own species. It’s not as if they are asking you about “dark matter” or something…

  2. Pingback: One way of Celebrating Darwin’s Birthday « Perverse Egalitarianism

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