Home philosophy of science

philosophy of science

Objectivity and Religion

Objectivity and Religion One of the most pervasive confusions about religious belief is that it is purely a matter of subjectivity, as opposed to objective...

There is No “Pluralism” in Science

Islam, Pluralism, and Tolerance When it comes to certain fields, there is no such concept as pluralism. In science, for example, it is assumed that...

The Post Hoc Nature of Evolutionary Explanation

This is a great example of the shoddy, fallacious reasoning that underpins evolutionary science. This article relates how scientists have wondered why sex would...

Do Islam and Science Ever Conflict? Yes.

Many modern Muslims believe that "science and Islam can never contradict." In other words, nothing in revelation (i.e., the Quran and the teachings of...

Common Distortions in the Science vs. Religion Debate

So much of science education, especially when it comes to the place of science in context of religion, is based on caricature and misrepresentation....

Islam and Science in Conflict: Describing Reality

What do we make of all the verses and ahadith that seem to imply that the earth is flat or that the earth does...

Do Quran and Hadith Describe the Earth as Flat?

What do we make of all the verses and ahadith that seem to imply that the earth is flat or that the earth does...

The Problems with Science

My favorite genre of scientific research paper is the "meta-study." Besides sounding awesome, the meta-study provides powerful insights about larger realities in scientific research....

Stephen Hawking, Atheism, and the Search for the “God Equation”

I read Stephen Hawking's Brief History of Time in middle school and thought it was great. I also got a chance to see him...

Can Muslims Accept the Theory of Intelligent Design?

As Muslims, we shouldn't be hasty in dismissing the theory of Intelligent Design in accounting for life. It is not clear what kind of...

LATEST POSTS

Talk to the Dead? The Latest In Satanic Technological Progress

Satan often uses sick mind games. His job is to convince you into doing evil, something that would compromise your faith. And the latest...

Afghanistan: Hijab Requirements Enrage Feminist Journalists

Recently, female Afghan Journalists have taken an issue with hijab mandates imposed by the Taliban. These mandates, based upon the Shariah, are under attack...

We Support Aboutrika! Star Athlete Reprimanded for Comments on LGBT

Alhamdulillah, there are still Muslim celebrities who are willing to speak the truth in the face of modern-day Qawm Lut. Bloomberg: With human rights groups already...

Facebook’s Double Standards on Free Speech: Hindu Nationalist Rage

Facebook is well known for its passivity when it comes to banning the Islamophobia industry and, on the other hand, its proactive measures censoring...

Missing Maternity: Are Muslims Aware of This Epidemic?

Women have gobbled up the short-lived allure of feminist ideologies just like candy. And the candy vendors, that is, feminist organizations, have failed to...

Debate Over the Legalization of Zina in Morocco

There are times when you realize the great benefit of living in a Muslim country: When you are awakened by the adhan in the...

The Middle East: Fleeing the Land of Blessing and Hidden Value

The Middle East is portrayed as the largest exporter of refugees, but is it that bad of a place? I think we've gotten accustomed to...