A former physics teacher testified that his rural school board ignored faculty protests before deciding to introduce the concept of "intelligent design'' to high school students.
The case will test whether students should hear a religious idea prior to their biology lessons in evolution.
With many people on edge because of Hurricane Katrina, all residents and visitors were ordered to evacuate Hatteras Island in the Outer Banks on Tuesday.
The next-generation Internet proved the perfect virtual sandbox for developing a video game completed this week by students from eight universities in four countries.
Scientists are marveling at a never-before-seen badger-like creature and a monstrous predator that looks like a cross between a bear and a pit bull.
In a substantial shift from traditional policy, the spokesman for the Catholic Church in Spain has said it supports the use of condoms to prevent the spread of AIDS.
A company that collects brains for medical research says it did nothing wrong in paying a six-figure sum to a onetime Maine state employee who supplied dozens of specimens.