currently popular belief that God and science are completely separate,
the historical facts are that science moves ahead because of Christianity.
In his 1925 lectures, Alfred North Whitehead stated that Christianity
is the mother of science because of "the rationality of
God". Even current scientists who reject God or believe
in other religions, use methods and thought processes based on the
Bible--because the scientific method is based on the rationality
of God. A rationality no other religion offers. So even those who
deny Christianity with their mouths, support Christianity through
For more information
we invite you to visit: Beginnings
of modern science
Here are just
a few of the scientists who believed in the Bible and creation by
- Gerald E.
Aardsma (physicist and helped develop radiocarbon dating)
- Louis Agassiz
(helped develop the study of glacial geology and of ichthyology)
Arndt (analytical chemist)
- Steven A.
Bacon (developed the Scientific Method)
- Thomas G.
- Michael J.
- Robert Boyle
(sciences of chemistry and gas dynamics)
- David Brewster
(science of optical mineralogy)
- Arthur V.
- Melvin Alonzo
Cook (physical chemist, Nobel Prize nominee)
Davy (science of thermokinetics)
- Donald B.
- Danny R.
- Robert V.
Gentry (physicist and chemist)
- John Grebe
Herschel (science of galactic astronomy / discovered double stars
/ developed the Global Star Catalog)
- D. Russell
- James P.
Joule (developed reversible thermodynamics)
- Dean H. Kenyon
(Professor Emeritus of Biology at San Francisco State University)
- Johann Kepler
(science of physical astronomy / developed the Ephemeris Tables)
Maury (science of oceanography/hydrography)
- James Clerk
Maxwell (helped develop the science of electrodynamics)
- Stephen Meyer
- Paul A. Nelson
(biologist and philosopher)
Ramsay (science of isotopic chemistry / discovered inert gases)
- Lord Rayleigh
(science of dimensional analysis)
Steno (science of stratigraphy)
- George Stokes
(science of fluid mechanics)
Thompson (Lord Kelvin) (sciences of thermodynamics and energetics)
- Larry Vardiman
(astrophysicist and geophysicist)
Visit the following
web site for a longer list and more information about scientists
and creation: Do
scientists believe in creation?