1 Atoms are the buidling blocks of the material universe
2 The universe came into being 13.82 billion years ago
3 and all life on earth shares a common ancestor and is involved in a process of natural selection
4 There are four fundemental forces of nature. The most important of these is gravity - despite the fact that it is the weakest. Given that, I can barely make any sense of the other three fundemental forces.
There were some other interesting facts along the way in this rather confusing interview, including the facts that:
- The earth is five billion years old
- Life on earth began four billion years ago