September 24, 2012
Susan Walsh photo

FILE - In this Feb. 7, 2012, file photo, President Barack Obama shakes hands with Bill Nye during an event in the East Room of the White House in Washington. Nye, a mechanical engineer and star of the popular 1990s Television show �Bill Nye The Science Guy,� recently waded into the evolution debate with an online video urging parents not to pass their religious-based doubts about evolution on to their children.

J. Applewhite photo

FILE - In an Oct. 18, 2010, file photo, Bill Nye, host of television’s “Bill Nye the Science Guy,” arrives as President Barack Obama hosts a White House science fair in Washington. Nye recently waded into the evolution debate with an online video urging parents not to pass their religious-based doubts about evolution on to their children.