This article is from the Scientology and Dianetics FAQ, by firstname.lastname@example.org (Scientology Information Server) with numerous contributions by others.
Scientology recognizes the validity of the physical sciences, in as much
as they explain the physical universe. However, as mentioned above, it
would be necessary to understand Scientology's views on the human spirit
before one understood the relationship of Scientology to the physical
Contradictions between science and Scientology can sometimes seem to
appear when one is not familiar with the theory behind Scientology.
See the answer to the next question for an example.