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"Forget Jesus. The stars died so you could be here today."

– Lawrence Krauss (via psychedelic-physicist)

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"I’m not pro life just because of my catholic faith but also reason and science."

– Paul Ryan

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Will science rule out the existence of God?

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#quote  #recite this  #carl sagan  #science  #politics  #religion  

"Organized religion, wielding power over the community, is antithetical to the process of what modern democracy should define as liberty. The sooner we are without it, the better."

– Lawrence M. Krauss, "Does Religious Liberty Equal Freedom To Discriminate?"

#science  #religion  #liberty  #lawrence m. krauss  #blog  #huffpost  #discrimination  

On Reddit this morning: “SCIENCE FTW” 

On Reddit this morning: “SCIENCE FTW” 

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"Imagining living in a universe without purpose may prepare us to better face reality head on. I cannot see that this is such a bad thing. Living in a strange and remarkable universe that is the way it is, independent of our desires and hopes, is far more satisfying for me than living in a fairy-tale universe invented to justify our existence."

– Lawrence M. Krauss, A Universe Without Purpose (http://huff.to/JFmvFd)

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