Brandon Bretl

Brandon Bretl

Brandon Bretl is a research fellow and PhD candidate in the department of educational psychology at the University of Kansas.

An Evolutionary Explanation for Unscientific Beliefs

An Evolutionary Explanation for Unscientific Beliefs

“Another theory is that humans were created by God,” announced my tenth-grade biology student as she clicked past PowerPoint slides of Darwin’s finches and on to images of a catastrophic flood. After her presentation, I carefully avoided inane debate and simply reiterated the unique ways in which science helps

Brandon Bretl
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