For this week's Ask Science Mike, we address the following questions: If aliens exist, does Jesus save them? Do we have free will? What does brain science teach us about salvation? Is there any science behind the law of attraction?

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Here's some resources on each answer if you'd like to dig deeper.

Q1: If aliens exist, does Jesus save them?

The Drake Equation

The Fermi Paradox

Q2: Do we have free will?

Free Will, Sam Harris 

I Am a Strange Loop, Douglas Hofstadter 

Daniel Dennett of Free Will (YouTube)

Q3: What does brain science teach us about salvation?

Exploring the Mind of a Killer, Jim Fallon (TED Talk)

The Psychopath Inside, Jim Fallon 

Soteriology

Different Christian Views on Salvation

Q4: Is there any science behind the law of attraction?

The Secret, Rhonda Byrne

Ask Science Mike is produced by Gregg Nordin.

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