People of US are likely to have faith in God and supernatural subsequent of watching the awe-inspiring programmes of nature which are claimed by the scientists, such as Planet Earth of BBC.
As per the research which is published in journal of Psychological Science, test subjects are more probable to say that they have immense faith in advanced power subsequent to watching the footage of “jaw-dropping” of Grand Canyon, waterfalls as well as various other phenomena related to nature.
People who were requested to watch the extracts from BBC series of documentary fronted by the Sir David Attenborough also gave decidedly various responses to the series of the questions than the control group that was shown on the footage from various reports of neutral news.
The Professor Piercarlo Valdesolo, the psychosomatic scientist from the college of Claremont McKenna who carried out studies, mentioned that: “Various historical accounts of the religious epiphanies as well as revelations seems to include experience of being impressed by the strength, beauty and size of the divine which is being, and such experiences even change the way of people who think and understand about world.
“We wished to test actual opposite forecast: It is not that presence of supernatural provokes wonder, it’s that wonder elicits the opinion of presence of supernatural,” it was said by them.
However, Professor Valdesolo said that participants from all groups were even asked that how much wonder they felt when they are viewing the footage, and all they believed that sophisticated events clarify as per few god’s or various other non-human plan of entity.
Generally, those who even watched awe-inspiring video which is tend to believe high in paranormal control, and were also more probable to have faith in God when associated with the group of news-watching.
The scientists also added that it is observed the similar results when awe-inspiring the video which was improved for the show which is amazing but impossible self-evidently events, like the enormous waterfall which is flowing through the city streets.
The researchers also pointed that such data may even shed light as why specific individuals seek to elaborate the world all through scientific and secular means.
Moreover, Professor Valdesolo also said that “The satire in this is gazing on things which we know to stay formed by the natural causes, like jaw-dropping expanse of Grand Canyon which pushes to explain the product of the supernatural causes.