Reviewing Yaqeen Institute: A Source of Certainty or Doubt?

Note: UPDATED August 30, 2021. This is a living document that will in sha’ Allah be updated as Yaqeen continues to publish content for...

The Anthropomorphism of Evolution

"DNA stores information at a density per unit volume exceeding any other known medium, from hard disks to quantum holography. It’s so dense that...
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Navigating Faith, Science, and Evolution in Islam

  https://youtu.be/oVEcRCcKxEE This is a lecture and Q&A given by Daniel Haqiqatjou at MIT on October 12, 2017. Topics discussed: - Can Islam and science ever conflict? - Do...

Reconciling Faith and Evolutionary Science: Understanding Ensoulment

(Originally published June 24, 2014) The “Be Yourself” trope is found in numerous works of film and literature. The protagonist learns a hard lesson when...

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...

The Sparsity of 99%: Evaluating Human-Chimp Genetic Similarity

This article was originally published in April 2014 on islamandevolution.com. Evolutionists offer a number of scientific evidences in support of common descent. One of the...

The Quran is Not a Science Textbook, But…

Misconception 2: “The Quran is not a science textbook.” This is true, of course. The Quran is certainly not a science textbook. But, when some...

Yaqeen Institute Promotes Evolution of Humanity from Apes

Note: This post compiles segments from the full Reviewing Yaqeen Institute report and it responds to some critiques claiming we misrepresented the original Yaqeen paper: “Tawaqquf...

Stop Saying Darwinism is Intuitive

What makes Darwinism, i.e., natural selection, so compelling to so many is that it seems very intuitive. Well, here is an intuitive argument against...

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....