More people believe in aliens than God | Plymouth Herald

Published November 8, 2014 by wallacedarwin

ONLY±25% b’LIEve IN “GOD”?

More people believe in aliens than God

By Plymouth Herald  |  Posted: October 27, 2014

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MORE Brits believe in aliens than God, research revealed today.

A detailed study carried out among 1,500 adults and 500 kids, aged 8-12, found more than half of adults (51 per cent) believe in aliens, but only a quarter said the same of God.


The research showed that adults are in fact more likely to believe in ghosts, UFO’s and angels than God.

The poll found one in five Brits claim to have experienced the supernatural and one in ten reckon they have lived in a haunted house at some point in their lives.

And of the children polled, nearly two thirds felt aliens and ghosts existed, and half were confident that UFO’s were genuine the poll by Ripley’s Believe It or Not!, London found.

Natascha Crump, General Manager for Ripley’s Believe It or Not! London, said: ”According to the results it’s clearly not just children who have an open mind when it comes to other life forms and keeping an open mind.

”We live in the age of science and turn to it for most of our answers, but the results show that many of us still hold belief in things that might exist outside of our world and beyond our understanding.

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