The place of the Quran in the Scientific Revolution

We are living in an era of unprecedented scientific and technological developments. The frontiers of science have progressed to the stage that gene therapy, sustainable energy and semiconductor technology are revolutionizing the world in which we live. Humankind has acquired knowledge and insight of deep issues that were previously unimaginable.  These developments have shaped the way one analyzes and responds to sources of evidence. This section will consider the scientific concepts of developing and testing hypotheses and will compare the roles of science and divine revelation in shaping our overall worldviews. The theory of evolution will be discussed and the evidence for and against it reviewed.