‘Nature alone cannot explain life’s complexity.’ Darwin’s theory of evolution has always kicked up discussions and debates on such grounds, in the classrooms. The Kansas Board of Education that had taken a strong stand has adopted new science standards that are the most far-reaching in the nation in challenging. The fiercely split Board voted 6 to 4 on Tuesday to adopt the new standard. The vote seems a watershed victory for the emerging movement of intelligent design. Will the standards would become a “playbook for creationism?”– As Eugenie C. Scott of the National Center for Science Education fears.