Assumptions of Science

Realism: there is a reality independent of us or our viewpoint

Peer review critical to filtering out human biases

Empiricism: objective observational experiences are necessary

Scientific method combines rationalism's deductive logic with empiricist's inductive logic based on observational experience



Assumptions of Science Theory + attributes Methodological Materialism
Evolution via natural selection Imago Dei ID beliefs: God-action detection
Irreducible Complexity Specified Complexity