http://www.motherjones.com/blue-marble/2013/01/how-texas-public-schools-still-teach-creationismIn Texas public schools, children learn that the Bible provides scientific proof that Earth is 6,000 years old, that the origins of racial diversity trace back to a curse placed on Noah's son, and that astronauts have discovered "a day missing in space" that corroborates biblical stories of the sun standing still.