Reality is better than man-made fairy tales, as physicist Lawrence Krauss explains in this wonderful lecture.
The big point that comes out from this is a devastating answer to the common theistic sneer, "Do you believe that everything came from nothing?" Well, yes, I think the cosmologists are onto something just like this. Here, view this video and pay attention starting especially at 33:00. The laws of physics allow a universe to begin from nothing, no deity needed.
Favorite quote: "The universe is the way the universe is, whether we like it or not."