Section One: Finding Our Place in the Universe
From the closed world to the infinite universe; the birth of the new physics.
Key figures: Aristotle, Copernicus, Kepler, Galileo, Newton, Einstein, Hubble, Penzias & Wilson
Section Two: Finding Our Place in the Great Chain of Being
The creation of evolution theory and the great synthesis with modern genetics.
Key figures: Aristotle, the philosophes, Lamarck, Darwin, Mendel, Watson & Crick, Dawkins, Gould
Section Three: Science & Society: Reciprocal Influences
Molecular Genetics and Gene Therapy
Evolution versus Creation (Intelligent Design Theory)