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Religion has been a fundamental part of humanity since our species was first able to question the meaning of our own existence on Earth (and eventually, Earth’s existence within the cosmos). The fact that we are mortal, and have an expiration date, leads us down a spiral staircase of questions--the biggest one being: “what comes next?”
Neil deGrasse Tyson, the New York-born astrophysicist who has become quite popular over the past two decades, sheds light on how he views God and fellow humans who are highly religious.
“It’s an intriguing sociological fact that we’ve lived with Gods ever since the dawn of our species.”