It can understand the "what" but never the "why"
Thesis: Love/emotions are caused by ___.
Part of the atheist/theist debate is that everything can be explained via science. Contrary to current cultural belief, science is not dismissed in most mainstream religions. Really, it's a matter of some religions being willing to take into account that there is another "energy" motivating things in the universe.<br />
If our existence is solely by chance, our actions are driven strictly by chemicals, and survival of the fittest is the rule - then love and compassion (especially for those outside of our immediate family) in an atheist world make no sense.
**** no. It can write a book about it and charge us college kids $3xx dollars. Just like how men can never understand a woman. There are a bunch of men claiming they have so much success with women that they write books about them.
Somewhat. Yes. But as soon as you think you do another question will arise.
yeah science *****