The apparent conflict between Science and Metaphysics is not a conflict at all. The problem is that we are asking the wrong questions. Science asks how and Metaphysics asks why.
This highlights a problem the human race has with the questions of how and why. We are often confused and ask how when we should ask why and why when we should be asking how.
If we could understand the mechanics of how everything in the Universe worked we would know everything about how but nothing about why. Scientists might claim that they now know how everything worked so God, Spirituality was no longer necessary. But why things are the way they are has not been addressed.
Why does a car engine work and drive the car along the road? There is expansion of…