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NCSE is religiously neutral and has members who hold a variety of faith-based beliefs or no beliefs at all. Nevertheless, both Scott and the NCSE are criticized as being atheistic by creationist groups. Scott jokes that she sometimes thinks her first name is Atheist for the frequency with which she is referred to as Atheist Eugenie Scott by creationists.
Three videos featuring NCSE's executive director Eugenie C. Scott have recently been added to NCSE's YouTube channel. First, a mini-documentary on Scott's life and work, produced in 2008 by the University of California, San Francisco, to complement the ceremony in which she received the UCSF Medal, the university's highest honor. Second, a talk on Evolution versus Creationism that she delivered at a course on Darwin's Legacy at Stanford University in 2008. And third, In the Beginning, a discussion among Scott, Francisco Ayala, and Denis Lamoureux, hosted by NPR's Neal Conan, in Columbus, Ohio, in 2009. Tune in and enjoy!
This book is divided into several small sections revolving about the typical negative proof (proof by attempting to find flaws in evolution) of intelligent design. These arguments are then countered by scientific proofs of evolution which discuss the flawed logic and arguments of the Design proponents. Dr. Eugenie Scott is an experienced scientist and author who has been on the cusp of science...
Eugenie C. Scott is Executive Director of the National Center for Science Education. She has written extensively on the evolution-creationism controversy and is past president of the American Association of Physical Anthropologists. Scott is the 2010 recipient of the National Academy of Science's Public Welfare Medal.