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Richard Dawkins

An evolutionary biologist
Until recently, he was the Professor for Public Understanding of Science at the University
of Oxford
A scientific rationalist/materialist , who believes it's only reasonable to believe in things
with sufficient empirical evidence behind them (like the philosopher David Hume).
A passionate advocate of scientism…

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The God Delusion ­ 2006

Rejects that science and religion are nonoverlapping magesteria (NOMA)
The hypothesis of God is an empirical one and should be subjected to scientific
verification. As no evidence can exist in support of this hypothesis, it is a delusion.


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