Science and Islam
Science, Religion, and Ethics Program
of the Wisconsin Initiative for
Science Literacy is sponsoring several activities examining the
connections between science and Islam.
Prominent among these is a presentation by physics Professor
Nidhal Guessoum of the American University of Sharjah,
United Arab Emirates. More information about his presentation is
Also featured is a display of books and articles dealing with this
subject (see image at left). Selected books, including Professor Guessoum's latest book and books about Muslim Nobel Laureates in
Chemistry and in Physics, as well as articles from Science and Nature,
are on display in the case near room 1145 of the Chemistry Building
(first floor of the Shain Research Tower.)
A list that includes the books
and articles on display, as well as many others, is also available.