The Convergence of Science and Religion
Essay: Read the article "The Convergence of Science and Religion" by Charles H. Townes in the Magazine Think published by IBM. The article can be downloaded from: http://templetonprize.org/pdfs/THINK.pdf
In 400-500 words you are to summarize Townes argument: Be sure to include:
1. What people often believe about the differences between science and religion.
2. A description of how Townes claims to show that science and religion are not all that different.
3. Do you think that he succeeds in showing that Science and Religion do not necessarily contradict one another?
In order to do this, find one source on the internet that states that there are essential conflicts between religion and science.
Solution: The Convergence of Science and Religion