It happened on FEBRUARY 7

1834

The Russian chemist Dmitri Ivanovich Mendeleev was born in Tobolsk. He systematized the various chemical elements into the Periodic Table of Elements. The Table grouped both the chemical elements present in nature, and those made in laboratories, in ascending order according to their atomic number. The Table often came to be presented as an example of the “lawful behavior” of nature, as it represents an order of related chemical properties.

A Global Lab. Religion among Scientists in International Context.
A survey on the religiosity of scientists provided by the RICE University, Texas, December 2015

Interdisciplinary Encyclopedia of Religion and Science

The Encyclopedia, published by the Centro di Documentazione Interdisciplinare di Scienza e Fede operating at the Pontifical University of the Holy Cross in Rome, provides new, scholarly articles in the rapidly growing international field of Religion and Science (ISSN: 2037-2329).

Anthology and Documents

In order to make some relevant documents better known in the scientific community, the section provides key materials for study and reflection concerning the dialogue among science, philosophy, and theology.