Once upon a time, people used “once-upon-a-time” stories to explain everything. But not, science can explain everything worth explaining, so there’s no need for mythology or religion… right? Ard Louis is not so sure. Can science explain everything? Has science made religion obsolete? Dr. Ard Louis, a theoretical physicist in bio-molecular self assembly from Oxford, argues that science is well-suited to deal with certain sorts of questions, but other tools exist for questions outside the purview of science.

*** “Why? – This is the question scientists are always asking. You know who else asks that? Five-year-olds. Shows you the kind of mental development we’re dealing with here, folks” – Stephen Colbert