No Dinosaurs in Heaven by Emmy Award-winning director > and science educator Greta Schiller
Posted: 16 October 2011 01:49 PM   [ Ignore ]
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Her film exposes the insidious
> effect that so-called “creationist science” has on science
> education. A raft trip down the Grand Canyon provides the visually
> stunning backdrop and focal point for discussing why we must
> steadfastly resist the encroachment of religion in the form of anti-
> evolution creationism within our public education system…an
> encroachment that is bad for both science and religion.
> Science research painstaking unlocks the truths hidden within
> nature, yet so many elected officials, from local to national
> prominence, choose to ignore them. This determined and deliberate
> ignorance has profound effects on national and educational policies
> that harm our environment and the education of our children.
> Learn more about the problems and become part of the solution. Come
> see the film on Thursday, November 17 at 7 PM in the Byron Colby
> Barn (1561 Jones Point Road
> Grayslake, IL).
> Admission is free but donations, while not required, will be
> gratefully accepted and to help defray the event costs. Any
> donation in excess of the outlay will be donated to the National
> Center for Science Education.
> This event is being sponsored by the Darwin’s Bulldogs, a science
> literacy advocacy group located in north eastern Illinois.