Science vs. Religion

July 8, 2007
(was 11.19.2006)

Electrons to Enlightenment

Part One

 

Do science and religion have to be at war with each other? Francis Collins doesn't think so. The head of the Human Genome Project, is also an evangelical Christian. But biologist and atheist Richard Dawkins says religion can never be reconciled with science. In this hour of To the Best of Our Knowledge we'll hear from both Collins & Dawkins in part one of "Electrons to Enlightenment: A Special Series on Science & Religion."

  1. Steve Paulson Reports on Science and Religion

    Steve Paulson filed this report on his experience at Cambridge University with comments from Ken Wilber, E.O. Wilson, Karen Armstrong, and Richard Dawkins.

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  2. Rebecca Goldstein on Spinoza

    Rebecca Goldstein explains how Spinoza envisioned God and why his conception appealed to later scientists like Einstein.

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  3. Francis Collins on Reconciling Science & Religion

    Francis Collins is one of America's most prominent scientists, longtime head of the Human Genome Project and author of "The Language of God." He's also a Christian...

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  4. Anne Strainchamps Reports on Wicca and Science

    Wicca or Neo-paganism began as a movement to recreate pre-Christian nature religions. It turns out to be just what a lot of scientists are looking for.

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