It happened on OCTOBER 21

Alfred Bernhard Nobel was born in Stockholm. He was a chemist, engineer, an armaments manufacturer, and the inventor of dynamite. In his last will, he used his enormous fortune to institute the Nobel Prizes. The synthetic element nobelium was named after him.


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). INTERS is a free online encyclopedia.

Anthology and Documents

To emphasize and spread relevant documents within the scientific community, this section provides key materials concerning the dialogue among science, philosophy and theology.


Special Issues

We offer here a selection of comments and documents on special issues in Religion and Science, collected for anniversaries and/or for the relevance of the topics.

Religion and Science in a time of Covid-19: Allies or Adversaries? Scientific American Blog Network, June 25, 2020
False notions of the common Good First Things, April 23, 2020
Loving to know First Things, February 1, 2020