As our modern world grows more focused on technology and scientific development, more people are adhering to rational explanations, based on logic and reason, for the way our world works. Rod Liddle feels this focus is leading people to atheism, causing them to abandon long traditions of faith.
Liddle takes on the scientific method, trying to punch holes in theories that have no conclusive answers. Throughout the program, Liddle compares scientists, their methodologies and research facilities, to priests, dogma and temples.
This program, though sympathetic to the religious view, does try to provide a balanced approach to science vs. religion. It asks those leaning towards science to be open to the possibility of a god.