A West Virginia man is suing state and federal government bodies over the teaching of evolution in public schools. Kenneth Smith’s lawsuit names the Jefferson County Board of Education, the state school superintendent, the director of the National Institutes of Health and U.S.
John Glenn is a pretty cool guy, to say the least. The former U.S. senator and astronaut flew more than 120 combat missions combined in both World War II and the Korean War, but he is best known as the first American to orbit the earth – a feat he accomplished in 1962.
Today is Darwin Day, which some people observe in order to celebrate Charles Darwin’s contributions to science.