A while ago, I was pondering if god and religion as an abstract idea, are really that necessary? At least during the preliminary stages of development of the human mind. I also wrote a post about it. Evolutionary biologist Dr. Richard Dawkins attempts to see if science and reason can answer question that were previously in the domain of religion?
If you are not familiar with Richard Dawkins, he is an Evolutionary biologist and an amazing writer. Dawkins is an atheist. He is well known for his criticism of creationism and intelligent design.
Richard Dawkins asks if science can provide answers to the big questions we used to entrust to religion.
Richard Dawkins – Sex, Death and the Meaning of Life – YouTube links to Ep,1,2,3
All three episodes may be viewed on YouTube unless they happen to be taken down.
Episode 1 – Sex
Sex, Death And The Meaning Of Life Episode 1
Episode 2 – Death
Sex, Death And The Meaning Of Life Episode 2
Episode 3 – The Meaning of life
Sex, Death And The Meaning Of Life Episode 3