Science or Religion or Both?
‘Does the Big Bang Theory rule out Creation?’ ‘Why does life exist?’ ‘Can a scientist believe in miracles?’ On this site, these questions and more are answered by some top scientists. See what you think about what they say.
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FREE EVENTS FOR SCHOOLS
The next event will be Wednesday 10th June 2015 with workshops on Evolution, The Big Bang Theory, Science and Religion and more. More details at Primary Events
A free day of workshops for Year 9-13 exploring questions that bridge science and religion on Wednesday 24th June 2015. More details at Secondary Events
Webpages and session plans for Year 6 on evolution – here.
CPD and Masters level
CPD days are held at the University of Reading and include how to run effective discussions on ‘hot topics’ details here
Huge extra Suite of Resources
The SRSP (Science and Religion in Schools Project) resources are available here.
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Can a Scientist Believe in Miracles?
Scientist, Professor Colin Humphreys explains – here
A brief history of life on Earth:
Join Lizzie to whiz through a few million years in a few moments! See the video here
Discover whether a time machine could be yours soon.
Why do Natural Disasters Happen?
Professor Bob White, a Christian and Volcanologist responds to the question: Why do Natural Disasters Happen?
A high speed tour
‘Our Favourite Bits’ has a high-speed tour of the science-religion debate.
How fast are your reactions?
Play Pancake Shoot and test the speed of your reactions.
RS Year 7Discover what happens when you put sweets into coke ... and follow the Creation sleuths on their quest to find out how the Universe began.
RS Year 8What if you're asked a question and you know the answer, but if you say it, it will cost you your life. That’s the situation that Galileo found himself in.
RS Year 9Darwin said that humans and apes are from the same gr-gr-gr-gr….great grandparents. Can you have God and evolution?
RE Year 10-11There’s plenty of evidence for the Big Bang theory, but is there any evidence that God created the Universe?
Science Year 7-9This is the pill-cam – a camera so small that you can swallow it. Why would you want to and what happens to the camera in the end?
Science Year 10-11You’ve heard that the universe began with a bang. But what does that mean? We give you the lowdown on the story of the universe from time = zero.
FaradaySchools is produced by the LASAR (Learning about Science and Religion) Project at the University of Reading and the Faraday Institute for Science and Religion, St Edmund’s College, Cambridge