Science or Religion or Both?
‘Does the Big Bang Theory rule out Creation?’ ‘Why does life exist?’ On this site, these questions and more are answered by some top scientists. See what you think about what they say or visit ‘Our Favourite Bits’ for a high-speed tour of the science-religion debate.
Check out our animations page to see our new videos about:
- Sir Isaac Newton
- Galileo and his big idea
- The Evolution of the Horse
- Mary Anning, the fossil hunter
- How an ammonite become fossilsed
- and more!
EVENTS FOR STUDENTS AND SCHOOLS
Year 6 students can take part in a free event of 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. More details at Secondary Events
Dear Teacher, we provide FREE posters for your classroom – see them 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
The LASAR newsletter is sent out once a term. To join the newsletter group, please email LASAR@reading.ac.uk
Evolution in Primary
Webpages, session plans and activities for Year 6 on fossils, evolution and inheritance – here.
Join Lizzie to whiz through a few million years in a few moments! See the video here
Scientist, Professor Sir Colin Humphreys explains – here
Discover whether a time machine could be yours soon with Professor Jim Al-Khalili.
Why do Natural Disasters Happen?
Professor Bob White, a Christian and Volcanologist responds to the question: Why do Natural Disasters Happen?
How fast are your reactions?
Play Pancake Shoot and test the speed of your reactions.