God on the Brain (2003)

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Science documentary series. Probing the nature of religion, and whether the need for belief is an inbuilt part of our biology. Could there be something about how our brains work that makes us search for a religious explanation to life? This film explores how this heretical thought is causing scientists to ask questions that have never been asked before.

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