Welcome to this week’s I Call Bullshit, a sporadically regular column that looks at pseudoscience and spin, rorts and rubbish.
This week, inspired by the story that children are being taught that the Loch Ness monster exists and disproves evolution, we’re taking a look at home schooling. Can children be properly socialised if they are home schooled?
The Nessie controversy fired up overseas because school students will start using an Accelerated Christian Education biology textbook that says Nessie the dinosaur is the real. Because she is a dinosaur existing at the same time as humans, her existence disproves the Darwinian theory of evolution by showing God created all creatures some time in the not too distant past. They say.
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