Science and religion can’t live together

A new study shows that not only are science and religion incompatible, science is leaving religious areas behind.

“Places with higher levels of religiosity have lower rates of scientific and technical innovation, as measured by patents per capita,” said Roland Bénabou, the study’s lead author.

Other sources:

http://www.princeton.edu/~rbenabou/papers/Religion%20December%201i_snd1.pdf

http://billmoyers.com/2014/09/09/study-science-and-religion-really-are-enemies-after-all/

http://www.motherjones.com/environment/2014/09/religion-quashes-innovation-patents

http://www.rawstory.com/rs/2014/09/09/study-science-and-religion-are-not-only-incompatible-religious-areas-being-left-behind/

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