public television icon. U.S. Rep. Marsha Blackburn, R-7th District, will take on Bill Nye "the Science Guy" over climate change . It's been a hot topic lately, since we're in the middle of one of the coldest winters in decades. Blackburn serves
debate scientist Bill Nye on the government's response to climate change . Blackburn, who called climate science "unproven ..... He went on to say that now isn't the time to deny that climate change is happening, and that the U.S. needs to lead the world
Saturday night, famous landmarks around the world and in Nashville will go dark for one hour to help raise awareness about climate change . It's part of Earth Hour 2011. Millions of people around the world are asked to come together and turn off non-essential
Knoxville, said his plan allows teachers to encourage critical thinking on controversial issues such as evolution and global warming . "It deals with academic freedom as long as you stay between the guardrails of using objective scientific facts," said
spring graduation on May 14. But one trustee questioned whether the board should recognize a public figure associated with such a controversial topic such as climate change . Gore won his Nobel Prize in 2007 for his work on climate change .
Steven Cohen, a Memphis Democrat, said such violent storms are becoming more frequent as a result of global warming . He called on climate change skeptics to take notice and join efforts to reduce carbon emissions.
controversial subjects are at the center of it all - evolution and climate change . Supporters of a Senate bill say it is about having critical ..... allow science teachers to foster criticism of evolution and climate change in the classroom. But, the Senate sponsor delayed a vote
protects teachers who allow students in their classrooms to criticize evolution and other scientific theories, such as global warming . Gov. Bill Haslam had said previously he would probably sign the bill. On Tuesday, he disclosed he would let the law
a proposal that would protect teachers who allow students to criticize evolution and other scientific theories, such as global warming . The deadline is Tuesday. The Republican governor can also veto the measure or let it become law without his signature