Supporting Australian Science
- Increased funding of research funded out of defence savings.
- Re-direction of fossil-fuel research funding to research on renewable energy and related work.
- More long-term funding commitment to key projects.
- Continued use of the OPAL research reactor at Lucas Heights.
We oppose the teaching of 'Intelligent Design' or other ideas emanating from a particular religion as science in schools. These ideas should be discussed within the faiths that they originate from. Schools should only teach science that has been well tested in the peer reviewed literature.
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Vatican backs Darwin
The Pope has officially endorsed evolution - and dissed intelligent design. more...