Evolution is not a matter of believing or not

Date: 27 June 2017

Introduction: In Gazet van Antwerpen, Herwig Leirs emphasizes that there is no scientific controversy regarding the evolution theory.

Herwig Leirs (Global Change Ecology Centre, Research Group Evolutionary Ecology) was interviewed after the ban on evolution in Turkish secondary schools. Herwig: “It is problematic to discuss on science with religion, if the opponent argues that only a single truth exists: the literal interpretation of the holy texts.”

Read the article on GVA (Dutch): http://www.gva.be/cnt/dmf20170625_02941670/professor-evolutionaire-ecologie-de-wetenschap-kan-geen-discussie-met-het-geloof-voeren (link temporarily (?) removed on June 27)