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Dr Allan Chapman: "For the Glory of God, and for the Relief of Man's Estate": What motivated Robert Boyle to become a great experimental scientist?

Dr Allan Chapman looks at what motivated Boyle to investigate the world, paying particular attention to the influence of religion.