It happened on FEBRUARY 13

1787

Roger Joseph Boscovich died in Milan. A Jesuit priest and mathematician, he adopted the heliocentric system into his teaching. He was a member of London’s Royal Society and professor of mathematics at the University of Pavia. He founded the Brera Astronomical Observatory in Milan.

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.