The Workings of Science

In this film, S. James Gates (University of Maryland, College Park), Michael Ruse (Florida State University), and Melinda Baldwin (author of Making Nature: The History of a Scientific Journal) explore the limits and methodology of science.


  • Ecclesial Families: Catholic/Orthodox, Mainline Protestant, Evangelical/Conservative Protestant, Jewish
  • Core Curriculum Course Categories: General Theology
  • Science Topics: History & Philosophy of Science
  • Study Guide: study guide
  • Video: transcript

In furtherance of the AAAS mission of advancing science in service to society, AAAS|DoSER’s role in the Science for Seminaries project is to support efforts to integrate science into seminary education. AAAS|DoSER does not advise on or endorse the theological content of the participating seminaries.