The incomprehensible and Atheist thought

Kurt says:

For many of us, the definition of an Atheist is one who does not believe in the existence of a God. To discuss this further then one must agree to a benchmark Atheist definition of what does the word God mean? Is God a higher power, a supernatural force, or as described by the two main western religions; Christianity & Judaism.

NASA’s Kepler Mission is searching for planetary systems throughout our Galaxy. Based upon all of the Initial research of the Kepler Mission scientists now believe our Galaxy contains more planets than it does stars! That means there should be no less than one trillion stars and five trillion planets. Of all those five trillion planets most scientists believe that no less than 5% will be in a Goldy Lox Zone! That would equal 250 Billion Planets. Of those 250 Billion conservatively 5% would harbor life. Of the 12.5 Billion which harbor life it is estimated that no less than 1% (125 Million) will have intelligent life forms and of these 125 million planets it is now believed that at least 1% or 1.25 million planets within our galaxy harbor intelligent life which is vastly more evolved than our comprehension. In other words life or entities with incomprehensible higher powers.

2 Responses to The incomprehensible and Atheist thought

  1. The Atheist says:

    Hi, Kurt. How do you define “God” in this discussion about atheist thought? Do you define “God” as a “supernatural force” or a “higher power”. Are adults Gods to children because adults are a higher power?

  2. I had a post about defining God’s power, went through Cantor’s and Knuth’s ideas on the subject, although never really went into anything other than his power level.

    Loving the numbers in this post, Sagan would be happy!

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