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God and Math, cont.

Why Math Rocks: The natural sciences are about identifying patterns in nature that we then call “laws.” These laws have some form of mathematical expression (Newton’s laws of motion and gravity). Laws are so essential to our understanding of the universe that many scientists believe that math goes beyond human invention, being the fundamental language of nature. Others aren’t so sure, and go as far as calling this whole notion some kind of misplaced religious faith.

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