Is science against the idea of a soul/ spirit?
- 1 month ago
Science isn't "against" the idea of a soul/spirit, it just doesn't point to one. There is no scientific evidence for a soul or spirit so science is just silent on this matter. If evidence comes along to show a soul, science will include the idea.
- CowboyLv 61 month ago
all religions are false.
- Tyler DurdenLv 71 month ago
Neither, science deals with the natural world.
- SmegheadLv 72 months ago
Science is against the idea of believing something to be true in the complete and total absence of any evidence whatsoever supporting it.
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- Anonymous2 months ago
Science has an open mind. What we need is supporting facts. Unless there are facts in support of some idea scientists do not embrace it. Science cannot prove the negative, and so we cannot prove that a soul does not exist.
- HindusufiLv 72 months ago
That idea is not addressed by science.
- Ted KLv 72 months ago
No. It takes no position for or against. It's not even a scientific question. Scientists are only interested in questions that can be addressed using the methods of science. Science was developed as a tool to investigate questions of natural causation--by definition then, only physical means of detection are used. Questions about the supernatural are not part of science's domain of interest, because science's physical methods of detection cannot be used to examine supernatural stuff.