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The public's view that science and religion can't work in collaboration is a misconception that stunts progress, according
Some atheist scientists with children embrace religious traditions for social and personal reasons.
Nearly half of all women scientists and one-quarter of male scientists at the nation's top research universities said their career has kept them from having as many children as they had wanted.
More than 20 percent of atheist scientists are spiritual, according to new research from Rice University.
Scientists in the social sciences are more likely to believe in God and attend religious services than are scientists in the natural sciences, according to a survey of 1,646 faculty members at elite research universities by a Rice University sociologist.
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