In a Wired interview about the reboot of Sagan’s Cosmos, Seth MacFarlane made the most awesome point about Science :
Science doesn’t care if you’re a Democrat or a Republican. It just is.
This misses the subtlety of pradigm shifts in understanding, but the point is still valid. But whether you are a Newton or an Einstein, whether you believe in it or not, Gravity doesn’t give a damn, you’re going down.