Why do many on R&S assume that the theory of evolution is inherently atheistic?

Do they also assume any other theory that doesn't happen to mention God is also atheistic? (e.g. Theory of General Relativity, Number Theory, Theory of Gravity?) What is it about EVOLUTION which leads many to assume that it MUST be atheistic? Isn't it reasonable to assume that if God intervened in the... show more Do they also assume any other theory that doesn't happen to mention God is also atheistic? (e.g. Theory of General Relativity, Number Theory, Theory of Gravity?)

What is it about EVOLUTION which leads many to assume that it MUST be atheistic? Isn't it reasonable to assume that if God intervened in the universe by creating it and then creating things WITHIN IT, God would use various PROCESSES to do so? What is wrong with scientists exploring and formulating explanations for how God may have carried out various creative processes?
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