Will it be Christianity, and it's ignorance of science, that will ultimately bring about the downfall of the?

...Untied States?

View this excellent video by Dr Tyson, an American astrophysicist and Director of the Hayden Planetarium

In it, he discusses how Islamic fundamentalist destroyed the enlightenment era of the Middle East, and why we should be concerned today.

"The Erosion of Progress by Religions"

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6oxTMUTOz0w

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Update:

@Mojo: Yes, ty. It's ignorance like that I was talking about. TY for providing an example.

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  • Graham
    Lv 7
    7 years ago
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    Farcical suggestion.

    Complete lunacy.

  • Anonymous
    7 years ago

    When was the last time you heard of a Nobel Prize winner being expelled from a western university for his "inappropriate" opinions?

    America isn't a theocracy, and we haven't got too many of them in Europe either.

  • 7 years ago

    In space, we are more than just Muslims, Christians, Israelis, or Palestinians -- we are human. ... Neil deGrasse Tyson quote

    He also said

    just an FYI: There are 2 kinds of people in the world -- those who divide everybody into 2 kinds of people & those who don't.

  • 7 years ago

    It will be ignorant people who care not for intellectual discussions, and that population transcends the lines of religion and irreligion.

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  • 7 years ago

    Many Scientific theories require faith as they do not have proof. For example the density of the sun, how hot it is in the core of the sun. Heck even that the universe in endless.

  • 7 years ago

    I'm afraid it's true, as seen in the movie Zeitgeist:

    http://m.youtube.com/watch?gl=CA&hl=en&client=mv-g...

    The US is doomed.

  • l
    Lv 7
    7 years ago

    Information, the Internet, and Reason will bring down the cult of Christ.

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